Now that you know what to expect at an aged care job interview, its time for your next move. Part of the process of applying for jobs is standing out from the other applicants. A professional, thought-out resume can get you an aged care job interview, and then you need to really shine. Good interview preparation will help, but how can you stand out after that? Don’t underestimate the power of a follow-up email. Many people accept that after your aged care job interview, it is really just a waiting game. But it doesn’t have to be. You can take steps to impress your prospective employer even after the interview is over through these email samples for aged care job.
A follow-up email is particularly useful after attending an interview, but you can also use a follow-up email after sending a resume or application, after a phone call to make an interview time — any step in your job searching process.
To make sending a follow-up email really simple, we’ve prepared a few email samples for aged care job for you to base yours on.
First thing first: Subject headings
Our subject lines are what gets our emails opened. So, having an eye-catching subject line is very important
3 follow up email templates
Follow up email scenario 1
You’ve just submitted your resume and cover letter/application for an aged care job you really want.
Subject: Excited to hear from you re [Insert aged care job title]
Hi [Insert name],
My name is [your name], I have submitted my application to [Company name] applying for the position of [job title]. Just wanted to make sure I introduce myself.
I’ve been reading on [your website/social media] about the great work [company name] has been doing, so I’m really excited about meeting with your team and exploring a potential career within the company.
My experience and values are really aligned with what you do, and I look forward to discussing that further. Just in case, I’ve attached my resume here for your reference. I appreciate your time today and hope to hear from you soon.
Follow up email scenario 2
The company contacted you for a short phone interview and made an interview time for next week. A confirmation follow-up from you shows you are keen and will definitely be there.
Subject: Great to speak with you today
Thanks for your time today. I really appreciated being able to gain some insight into the role of [job title of the position you’re applying for]. It really does sound a great opportunity and my resume and cover letter will demonstrate how I align with your company culture.
I look forward to my interview at [company address] on [day and time of interview]. Let me know if you would like me to provide anything else in the meantime.
See you then!
Follow up email scenario 3
You had your aged care job interview, now it’s time to wait to hear right? Nope — time to send a follow up.
Subject: Thanks [name]!
Hi [First name],
Thanks for your time today. I really appreciated being able to gain some insight into the role of [job title of the position you’re applying for]. I also loved learning more about your work as [title of position] and your experience at [Company Name]. Working with such a hard working team within a company that I truly admire would be an incredible learning experience, and I would love the opportunity to prove that I’m a great fit for the role.
Learning about your approaches in the industry really confirmed for me why I’m so enthusiastic about the role of [job title].
If you need anything further from me moving forward, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
Hope to hear from you soon.
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