Sample Peer Support Specialist Cover Letter

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Albert Ochoa
2441 Stadium Drive
Mansfield, MA 2048

Ms. Teresa Gott
Mental Health Systems, Inc.
2812 Woodland Avenue
Mandeville, LA 70448

Dear Ms. Teresa Gott,

I would like to apply for a peer support specialist position with your facility Mental Health Systems, Inc. and have attached my resume for your convenience.

My education includes a high school diploma, am a certified peer counselor, this goes along with experience and working knowledge of the mental health system and services. I am able to drive and have a class D driver’s license with an F endorsement, and can demonstrate the ability to operate a 15-passenger van. There would be no problem traveling to multiple worksites in order to attend meetings and training classes related to this position.

I have great communication skills and have the ability to speak to individuals on one on one basis or in a group setting when needed. This includes planning and leading educational, supportive, recreational and social activities with all of the service recipients while maintaining professional relationships with them and all other staff members. All activities that are provided to recipients are done in an educational and supportive manner while also maintaining safety measures at all times.

Other skills include proficient use of the computer and an intermediate knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite including Microsoft Word. This allows me to maintain service records as required by the state and the agency and keeping up with all correspondence in relation to this position.

I can be reached at any time by calling (123)-874-6667 in order to set up a time and date for an interview. I look forward to hearing from you at your earliest convenience.


Your Signature

Albert Ochoa

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