Letter requesting a reference from a previous employer.

Request For Employer Reference


The Request for Employer Reference letter requests a previous employer of an applicant to confirm the job description and length of employment of that applicant. In addition, this Employer Reference letter requests comment on the competence and work record of the prospective employee, and requests the reason(s) for leaving the employment of the previous employer.

This Request for Employer Reference letter template is in open format. Either enter the requisite details in the highlighted fields or adjust the wording to suit your purposes.