An application for employment is a formal letter. Formal letters require two addresses. The address of the writer should appear on the top right hand corner. The address of the receiver or person/entity the letter is meant for will be written on the left hand side.

A sample is given below.

Kelman Collins

Gateway ICT Centre

Federal University of Technology

Uyo, Akwa Ibom State

26 November, 2013.

The Rector

Community Polytechnic

Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.

Dear Sir,

Application for Employment as a Lecturer

I wish to apply for the above mentioned position at Community Polytechnic, Uyo.

I am a graduate of Industrial Physics. I have professional certifications as a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) and a Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP).

After participating in the youth service program I joined Nirios Global Resources Ltd., an Information and Communications Technology Company located in Abuja, as a Network Engineer. From Nirios Global Resources, I proceeded to Gateway ICT Centre at Federal University of Technology, Uyo, Akwa Ibom, where I served as a Network Engineer and Cisco Instructor. My duties included: Planning and Designing of Networks, IP addressing (VLSM and Sub netting), Router’s configuration, Switch’s configuration, installation of Wireless Networks and Cable Termination. Currently, I am serving at Gateway ICT Centre as the Park Manager.

I have attached my degree certificate and CISCO certificate as evidence of competences.

Thank you for your consideration.

Yours faithfully,

Kelman Collins

Sample Application Letter for Employment
sample application letter for employment


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