Write an application in answer to the following advertisement “Wanted a clerk with a good knowledge of English and Typewriting apply to the Headmaster, Hindu School, Kolkata.”
Hindu School, Kolkata.
In response to your advertisement dated 24-06-2002 in the Statesman, I offer my services as a candidate for the post of a clerk.
So far as my educational qualifications are concerned, I passed the Madhyamik Pariksha in the first division, securing 70 percent marks in the year 1996 and passed the Higher Secondary Examination in first division securing 65 percent marks in the year 1998. I took my B.A. degree in the year 2001 from the University of Calcutta. During my school career, I was very good at English and secured 50 percent marks in the Higher Secondary Examination. I can write letters and applications independently and I can also draft replies to the letters and applications. My handwriting is above average.
I know typewriting quite well. I can type at a speed of 40 w.p.m. I am sure that in my typing there are very few mistakes.
I am a young man of 21 years. I always do my work with dedication and testimonials from the present employer can prove it. Though I do not have any experience of doing this type of work, I am confident that I will pick up the work very soon.
I shall be obliged if you give me a chance to serve, I shall come up to your expectations.
Bijan Kumar Sen
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