August 7th 2010,
Mr. N. S. Roy,
Director of Nursing,
South Avon Drive,
Dear Mr. Roy,
I have seen your advertisement in the Times dated August 5th. I sincerely believe that my interests and credentials match your requirement for ‘Medical Surgical Nurse’ and therefore I apply for that position.
I have been am working as a nurse at Holy Spirit Hospital since last six years. I have been looking for a better opportunity in my current position and that is mainly why I am applying for this post.
I have enclosed my resume with this letter. I will be glad to answer any queries you might have if you would contact me on the numbers given in my resume. Allow me to cite some of key skills:
- Ability to perform basic functions like taking and recording temperature, pulse-rate, blood pressure, etc.
- Familiarity in the preparation and issuing of dressing packs, treatment trays and other supplies for treatment and surgery.
- Awareness about the communicative and professional skills required to persist and succeed in this profession.