Monday, 15 April 2019
How to Write a Cover Letter
A cover letter is like any normal letter. You put your own name, address, telephone number and email address at the top. Make it easy for them to contact you. Add the url of your website and/or demo reel (if you haven't done that yet, do it first).
Below that, you put the company's name and address. Address the letter to the person who does hiring at the company - most likely their head of recruitment or HR. Below is our suggested template; feel free to edit it and personalise it to make it your own.
Keep it short
A good cover letter is tidy, brief and informative - never more than a single page. The important thing is to make the letter look professional, express an informed interest in the position, show that you understand what the job entails, and why you might be suitable. Keep it relevant - and keep it short.
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