Select an LPN position opening from a current advertisement in a newspaper, nursing journal, internet, or health care facility website. Explain how to Write a cover letter specific to the LPN position being applied for in the advertisement.
The solution below should get you started. In this particular task, you are being asked to search for a job opening, and write a resume and cover letter to apply for it. Since you did not provide specifics about yourself, being a student, I am going to assume that you are to apply as a 'newly graduated LPN'. Since you did not provide details of yourself, I am going to provide you a general LPN resume and cover letter. Being not expert in this field (nursing), I have decided that it will be best if we can look at other available LPN resumes out there, as a sample. I suggest using this simple outline:
1. The Job Advert
2. The Cover Letter
3. The Resume
The sample is general, you need to make one applicable to you. You can use the listed resources to further explore the topic.
1. The following advert presents an opening for a Licensed Practical Nurse:
Advert: Job Opening for Nurse LPN - M-F 4-mid
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Particulars: 4:00pm-12:00am Mon thru Fri, with Union Position, for Group / Residential Home in Philadelphia, Working with Adult Mental Health consumers, dispense and monitor meds, administer first aid, and handle medical emergencies.
Rate: $19.90 per hour
Requirements: LPN in PA, Minimum 1 year Medicine/Surgery and Mental Health experience
2. Cover Letter (Sample)
City/Town, State & POstcode
April 5, 2014
The Hiring Manager
Group / Residential Home
In response to ...
The solution provides information, assistance and advise in tackling the task (see above) on the topic of finding an LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) job advert, and subsequently creating a resume/CV with a cover letter to specifically apply for the position. Resources are listed, and samples for all 3 are provided.