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Cover Letter for School Counselor Job with Experience

A school counselor's primary duty is to help his students understand their learning blocks and guide them in overcoming these blocks. A school counselor helps the students to choose the right career path for them based on their interest and abilities. A school counselor helps the students with their mental health issues and behavioral problems. He guides them to prevent or deal with such psychosocial problems.

sample cover letter for school counselor with experience
Generally, a school counselor has a bachelor's degree in psychology or counseling, and a master's degree in related subjects. After completing the internship, he can apply for a school counselor license and make applications to educational institutions for job opportunities.

Here is an example of a covering letter to be written while applying for the position of school counselor.


Date: _________

The Principal
(Name of the School)
(School's Address)

Sub.: Application for the post of School Counselor.

Respected Madam/Sir,

My name is _____________. I am writing to you with regard to the opening for a school counselor position in your prestigious school. I was pleased to learn about it when I noticed the advertisement in _________ Newspaper/Portal.

After completing my Bachelor of Psychology and Master of _________, I have worked as a school counselor for ___ schools with a combined ___ years of experience.

I provide individual as well as group counseling sessions to the students, sometimes along with their parents. With great enthusiasm and passion, I help the students with their behavioral and mental health issues. This has been a challenging yet incredibly rewarding experience so far.

I am enclosing herewith my resume and a letter of recommendation. I would request you to kindly pursue them. With my qualifications, experience and passion for the work, I will be an asset to your organization.

Thank you for taking the time to consider my candidacy for the position. I look forward to having an interview with you to discuss the opportunity. 


(Name of the Candidate)
Mob. ________

Encl.: As above