Here is the Band Director Cover Letter example:
397 Still Pastures Drive
Chester, SC 29706
Jan 10, 2013
Ms. Jennifer Kearney
Fairfax County Public School
3185 Dovetail Estates
Clinton, OK 73601
Upon hearing that the current Band Director with Fairfax County Public School is retiring and the position is opening up, I would like to express my interest this position.
I am currently working as the Assistant Band Director for Kearsley Community School but there is no room for me to move up anytime soon and I would like the opportunity to advance my career. I am confident that I have the skills to be a great asset to your school and my teaching certifications are valid.
My experience includes directing the music program for the school and leading band practice. I manage and keep track of all the instruments used in the band and make sure they are all in good working condition. I also travel with the band to other schools when they are playing.
I enjoy working with students and helping them to learn how to play a band instrument well. There is nothing more satisfying than seeing their faces light up and the happiness they feel when they have masters an instrument or a new song as a group.
I have the ability to work late with students on a regular basis to ensure they get the training they need to be one of the best bands in the area. I love my job and I know I have the qualities needed to be a Band Director for your school.
I look forward to meeting with you in person to discuss this position in more detail and you can reach me by calling (012)-345-6789.