Sample Australian Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teacher Application and Cover Letter

Following is a simple example of an Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teacher Cover Letter

​Your Name and Contact Details

​Ms. "Name", Principal
DBA Elementary School
​123 Street, 
Noarlunga, SA 5400

Dear Ms. "Name" ​
I am applying for the second grade job opening as advertised on your school’s web site. I have two years combined experience with young children and I am licensed to teach as early childhood teacher.

​As a graduate of University of WA, I believe you will find that my background closely matches your school’s requirement. As you will see in my resume, my student teaching and  tutoring experiences have allowed me to enhance my curriculum development, classroom management and assessment skills.

I love teaching young children and I feel they respond well to me.

​Enclosed is my resume for your review. I would be delighted to meet with you to further discuss my background and qualifications. You may reach me at (321) 4560000 or email me at to schedule an interview. I look forward to meeting you.

Your Name​
​Enclosure: resume


Sample Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teacher Resume Australia

Here is an Example of General Sections(Format)of an Early Childhood Teacher Resume

Name of the Person and Contact Details

To enrich a child’s education as an elementary classroom teacher by differentiating instruction and creating an environment that is conducive to the development of students.

Sydney University, Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education, Sep 20xx

Student Teaching Experience:
Preschool Teacher, Norwood Early Learning Center, February-August 20xx
Gained experience in full day preschool program serving 3-5 year olds


​Demonstrated patience and understanding when dealing with difficult children

Other Skills/Training/Qualifications:

  • Working With Children Check
  • First Aid Certificate

Leadership Activities and Honors:

Recipient of “Spirit and Dedication” Award by the Prospect Education Council


  1. ​​Name, Designation and Contact Details of Referee 1
  2. Name, Designation and Contact Details of Referee 2


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