Reflection Journal Assignment:

Practicum: Cover Letter, Personal Goal Statement, Resume, and Portfolio

Work 1 years as tele nurse, 2 years acute psychiatric unit at CCG , has, ADN BSN, graduated as MSN +Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner


For this assignment, you will create a professional cover letter, resume, and portfolio that you can use as you pursue your next professional role. Submitted the assignment in one pdf document onto Blackboard.

Learning Objectives

Students will:

Create professional cover letters, resumes, and portfolios

To Prepare for the Assignment:

· Identify resources to help you develop your professional cover letter, resume, and portfolio.

· Access and review the Cover Letter and Resume Guide (click highlighted area)

Your professional cover letter, resume, and portfolio. It is highly recommended that you begin planning and working on this assignment as soon as possible. The following checklists outline all the items you should include in your cover letter, resume, and portfolio.

Checklist for Cover Letter

· Your cover letter should be:

· Presented and formatted in a professional business manner

· Addressed properly

· Clear and concise and include:

· Content Introduction

· Content Body

· Content Conclusion

· Written in a professional style and include:

· Correct spelling, punctuation, and grammar

· Clear and accurate sentence structure

Checklist for Resume

· Your Resume should be clear, concise, and well-organized and it should also include your:

· Name, address, business phone number, and e-mail address (top center of resume)

· Profile: 2–3 sentences describing goal and positive attributes/characteristics

· Certifications and licensure

· Education

· Professional experience

· Honors/awards

· References..total in all is 6 page

Checklist for Portfolio

Your Portfolio should be clear, concise, and well-organized and it should also include your:

· Self-assessment

· Personal philosophy statement (click highlighted area)

· Personal goals (short term and long term)

· Achievements

· Cover letter

· Resume

· Diplomas for formal education

· Letters of recommendation

· References (list names, affiliation, and contact information)

· Certifications

· Certificates of attendance for continuing education (Since starting the CDU PMHNP Program)

· Transcripts (Unofficial)

· Publications (If published)

· Oral presentations and/or poster presentations (Presented at work or school)




· Cover letter 1 page, goal statement 2 pages, Resume 2 pages, Portfolio cover everything APA format, 4 references

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