In the entry before titled “Applying for a job in English” I promised to write and post some examples of application letters in English for other jobs. So at this entry I give some of them.
1. Applying for a nurse
Bandung, October 31st, 2008
With reference to your advertisement, I would like to be considered for the post of Nurse, as it appeared in Kompas dated October 28th 2008.
I am 21 years old and have just graduated from Bandung Nursing Academy, Bandung, with merit. I am literate in computer and I have ever joined handicapped therapy seminars launched in my campus. I have acupuncture certificate issued by Lao Ma Acupuncture Course. I can speak English fluently as well.
I have permission to give the name of the following gentlemen as reference: Mr. Dr. Surya Cipta, Sp.Og, Sp.Kj, M.Med, Principal of Bandung Hospital Nursing Academy, Bandung.
I am waiting the opportunity of personal interview.
2. Applying for Public Relation
Yogyakarta, October 31st, 2008
Dear Search Committee,
Herewith I beg to apply for position Public Relation as advertised in Kompas dated October 28th 2008.
I am 26 years old.
Date of birth : March 13th, 1977
Education : Mass Comunication department, Gajah Mada University (S1)
Certificate : National English Certificate, Inetnational Japanese Certificate, National French Certificate
Experience : Two years PR in PT. Kirai Jaya
I can speak English, French fluently as well as Japanese. I also handle translation and correspondence among those languages above to Indonesia or vice versa. I have my own translation business.
I apply PR position so as to enlarge my horizon about communication worls, as I can deal with more people from any different backgrounds and nationalities.
If you would like to know more in detail, please make contact to Mr. Johan. Devisa translation house. I am sure that he will delightfully be generous to give information that you nee.
I should appreciate the privilege of an interview.
Lucy Permatasari, S.Sos
Well, I think that’s enough as the examples, the most important things to do before write an application letter in English is five points as I write here.