Cover Letter

Employment Letter Template

Dear [company name, specific individual – if not known, simply Sir/Madam],

I am a second-year photography student studying at the University for the Creative Arts. I am currently seeking a minimum of ten days work experience in the creative industry and would very much like to complete these days [within your company/with yourself] and would be honoured to do so. I have been inspired by certain works [by yourself, a member of the company or company as a whole] [name of project etc] [why I want to complete work experience within the company/with the individual, including notable works that have inspired you within their branding]. I know that I would gain a large amount of knowledge and an insight of the [what platform of creative industry] industry whilst spending time in a creative organisation such as [yourself/company name].

As you can see from my attached CV, I have over five years educational experience studying a range of artistic platforms in addition to personal creative projects and jobs. I believe the knowledge and skills built up during this time will make me an enjoyable person to be around and a delight to share more knowledge of [your/companies work and artistic practice and advice] that will make my passion for the [the correct creative platform] only grow stronger and help me move towards a career in the industry.

Thank you for your time and consideration. I appreciate and understand that you may receive many requests for work experience, I look forward to hearing from you.

Yours sincerely,

Jade Isted


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Creative CV

As part of the work experience element of the photographic futures project, I had to turn make my CV more creative and visually pleasing so that potential employers in the creative industry will take notice and consider me as a candidate for jobs I have applied for.


Below is a PDF of my old, non-creative CV:
Jade Isted – CV

Here is my new creative CV:

Jade Isted CV


Below is a PDF version of my new CV:
Jade Isted CV