letter of character template template

Letter of Character Template

What do you say in a character letter? How do you write a Character Reference letter? When looking for a Character Reference letter you can always download and use this one.

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A character reference letter is written in clarify the character of a person. It is a short summary of a person written by someone known by them, which will normally include some information on their strengths and weaknesses, attitude, honesty, integrity, trustworthiness, dependability, etc.

How do you write a Character Reference letter?

You should only write a reference for someone who you are well acquainted with. The letter must be drafted with keen care since it is a guarantor for the character of a person. There are mentioned some guidelines which must be followed while writing a character letter:

  • Start by explaining your relationship with the candidate.
  • State how long you have known the candidate – it should be at least four years.
  • Includes the candidate's full name and professional standing, including any professional registration, licensure, or membership that conveys this standing.
  • A summary of the candidate's character.
  • Close with a statement of recommendation.

Sample Character Letter:

Subject: {{Subject}},

Dear {{Name}}, 

I confirm that I have known {{name}} for {{number}} years.

{{State relationship - social, business, working together in some other capacity, club, activity, project, etc.}}

At all times I have found {{name/him/her}} to be {{state characteristics - e.g., dependable, reliable, hard-working, conscientious, honest, peace-loving, courteous, etc. - to be as helpful as possible think about what the reader will most prefer to see, in terms of satisfying concerns, or seeing evidence of relevant required skills or characteristics}}.

I'm happy to provide further information if required. (optional)

Yours sincerely,

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Cassidy Mcmillan(2/5/2022) - DEU


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