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Dear Theo: Who do I address it to?

Discussion in 'Jobseekers' started by Kidders, Mar 17, 2011.

  1. Kidders

    Kidders New commenter

    I am applying for a job that gives the name of a person who is not the head as the contact. When addressing the envelope and letter of application should i use the contacts name (as it appears she is the main person involved in the process) Or do i put the head's name out of formality?

    Thank you :)
     
  2. TheoGriff

    TheoGriff Star commenter

    The Head.
    Unless you are applying for a Headship, in which case Chair of Govs.
    And get the name and spelling right!
    Best of luck
    ______________________________________________________________
    TheoGriff. Member of the TES Careers Advice Service.
    The TES Careers Advice service runs seminars and workshops, one-to-one careers and applications advice, one-to-one interview coaching and an application review service.
    I do Application and Interview one-to-ones, and also contribute to the Job Application Workshops. We look at application letters, executive summaries and interviews. The next Job Application seminar where you can meet me in on Saturday 2 April.
    E-mail Julia on advice@tsleducation.com for how to book a meeting with me personally.
    Look forward to seeing you!
     

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