To further ones career a person usually is in search of a proper job and the one that gives them the maximum satisfaction. At such a juncture recommendation letter from their employers helps a lot in finding and getting a new position. This is one such letter given to the employee of the firm who is seeking a job at another company.
Here is a sample job recommendation letter:
Mr. Marc Smith
Lloyd Group of Companies,
Genius Electrical Ltd,
22nd June, 2010
Ref: Recommendation of our former employee
This to inform you that Mr. Edward Kimberly had been working with us for the past 5 years. He is a very hard working and sincere employee of our company. He was responsible for the success of many of our projects.
We are extremely reluctant in letting our hard worker to leave our company. It was but for the sake of the employee, who is desirous of furthering his career. In letting Mr. Kimberly leave our company we are loosing a diligent worker.
We highly recommend him for the job. He will defiantly be an asset to your company.
This is a recommendation letter for a _____________ who would like to join your law school .I have known him past three years and he has been an excellent student in his degree academically,I have notice a unique thing about him that he gives his best in pursuing his interest and always maintains a positive attitude. His extra ordinary ability to think out of the box helps me to recommend him to your law school.
He has always excelled in his class and also in all the projects done in the college, he is a unique student with great potentials and ability and your school is the right place for him to guide further in the career. I am sure if given a chance to study in your law school he will come out with flying colors.
Please accept my letter of recommendation and if you have any questions please feel free to call me.
This is inform that Mr.(name) and his wife is a tenant in (address) and they have been a wonderful family who always paid the rent on time and he has been our tenant from ________date and from past two years we never had any problem with his family. His two kids are also much disciplined and he keeps his house and the surroundings very clean .He has never given us a chance to compliant. He is a person who socializes with everyone in the neighborhood and is very helpful and supportive. He is respected by everyone is very soft spoken and doest disturb any one with loud music or any other kind of behavior.
At the time of my illness and stay in the hospital he has helped me a lot and was there as a family member supporting me and my family. He has given a notice of one month and would like to move from our house as he has got better opportunity near your place. It will be very far for him to drive from my place. We will be refunding his money soon. He had been wonderful person and with regret I have to part from him. If you want to have any further information contact at this number ________________.
Dear (Name of the principal/higher authority)
I have been very impressed by (name) work as college secretary. As a secretary he/she has shown excellent work and solved issues pertaining to the students. He/she has spent hours in meeting people and fellow students for the fund raising event conducted last year.
She/he also helped develop the cultural club of the college and guided to receive many awards in the inter college dance festivals. She has always actively participated in all intercollegiate competitions. He/she is very popular among the fellow students and is a very intelligent, hardworking, humble and with excellent leadership qualities. She has always shown her interest in academic and is always stood ahead in studies work. She is one student who is active participate in the classroom discussions and always stand out to help her fellow students. He/she has been my student from past three years and I honestly feel that (name) is the right candidate for the student of the year award. He is an energetic and bright student
I wish to recommend ____________ for____________ scholarship program have known him from past four years during which he was the student of electronics
_____________ is very hard working and is a motivation and inspiration to other students. He has always overcome his financial hardships and tried to excel in all fields; he is extremely good in academics and also actively participates in all co curricular activities. He is also a good sportsman and has won many awards for the college. He has always taken care of his finances by doing part-time joins and giving tuition to his juniors.
He is very popular among the fellow students and is a very intelligent, hardworking, humble and with excellent leadership qualities. He has always shown his interest in academics and always stood ahead in studies. He is a student who is actively participates in the classroom discussions and always stand out to help his fellow students.
I sincerely recommend __________ for the scholarship as I feel he is the right candidate for that program. I am sure if given a chance he will prove to be the best student of the college.
To whomsoever it may concern
I would like to recommend ______________ for the position of a senior nurse in your department. I am the superintend of ____________ hospital and have known _____________ from past six years. She is extremely good in her job and is a nurse always liked by the patients.
She is very hardworking, patient and dedicated nurse who takes care of the patients and other than performing her duties she also takes care of the cleanliness and the diet of the patients. She has a special facility to handle patients and has all the best qualities that a nurse requires. She is a very sensitive and understanding nurse who knows how to support the patients’ family when in emergency situation. Her pleasing personality and humbleness is liked by one and all in the hospital.
She makes an extra effort to bring a smile to the patients face. She is a nurse who keeps track of their birthdays and anniversaries and sees to it that it is celebrated in the hospital. Her enthusiasm and liveliness helps the patient to recover faster.
We at _________ hospital don’t want to lose such a brilliant nurse but she has the right to grow and get more exposure, have more knowledge and scale higher in her carrier. I feel she is the right choice for the position in your hospital
I have known _____________ from past two years and he is been working with me in my outlet and is been extremely hardworking and dedicated. He has good communication skills and is the well mannered boy. As I am winding up my business here I would like to recommend __________to be taken as the salesman in your shop. He is very loyal and trustworthy and is someone who was liked by all my customers. He goes to an extra mile to satisfy the customers, and he makes sure to deliver the best to the customers.
He is very helping ad used to help other employees when they required him and is somebody who is enthusiastic about his job and is ready to put in extra hours when need. He is a very courteous person who can convince the customers with his smile and winning attitude. I would like to strongly refer him for the job, and I am sure he will be the best candidate for the position. Please call me if you require any further information at _____________.
This is in reference to the request for a recommendation letter dated (date). I wish to let you know that recommendation letters are best written by colleagues or superiors who know you abilities and professional qualities well. Since I am from a totally different profession and I hardly know you from past month and that time was not enough to know your professional skills. I think it is, not the right person to judge your merits and professional abilities.
Please don’t take me wrong I know that you are very hard working and dedicated in your work ,I have those information from different sources but professionally if you ask me I will not be able to write as much as easily compared to person one from your department. I feel really great that you selected me to write a recommendation letter .I will not be able to write with authority and clarity the qualities and your best points. I would suggest that you should approach someone else.
It’s with regret I refuse to write this letter and I hope you understand the reason fore declining.
If I can help you in any other way please feel free to ask me. Wish you very best of luck.
Dear (Mr. / Miss)
It’s my pleasure to recommend (name of the student) for admission to your university. She/he was my student for three years. During that time I found him/her excellent academically and possessing good leadership qualities.
She/he is a student who takes initiative to help her friends understand the subject and explain them clearly the subject. He/she is also very helpful, supportive and modest by nature. She/he is very popular among her/his classmates.
She/he has been actively involved in the fundraising events conducted by our school and is a student who organizes meetings to encourage fellow students to participate in different activities and take responsibilities. She/he is very trustworthy and finishes any work given well in time. She/he is always ahead to take up any additional responsibilities. During her entire course she/he has been an excellent student and has been among the toppers. She is highly motivated and enthusiastic to learn new things.
I recommend (name of the student) as one of the best students for your (university).
Please let me know if you need any additional information.