Elementary School Teacher Sample Job Interview Questions

Elementary School Teacher Sample Job Interview Questions


Here are sample Elementary School Teacher job interview questions designed specifically for the Teaching career field.

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what interests you most about this job as a Elementary School Teacher?

Give me an example when you had to inspire intellectual curiosity through rigorous lessons.

Tell me about a new idea you recently implemented as a Elementary School Teacher. What approach did you take to gain your employees’ acceptance?

Technologies playing a larger and larger role in the way we live. Describe how you use tech knowledge he in your classroom.

At this school, we believe the key to improvement is through feedback. Give me an example of how you receive routine, ongoing feedback and support to improve your teaching.

What do you do to engage students through curriculum that reinforces the fun of learning and enable struggling students to thrive?.

What are some of the most difficult writing assignments you have had in our job as Elementary School Teacher? Explain.

Can you think of a time as a Elementary School Teacher when your standard approach to problem solving didn’t produce the desired solution? What did you do?

Have you ever had to ‘go the extra mile” to satisfy a customer? Tell me what you did.

To what extent do you format the reports and letters you type as a Elementary School Teacher?

What types of project planning or administration did you do in your previous job? Tell me about some of these projects.

Tell me one thing about yourself you wouldn't want me to know.

Have you ever oriented a new employee to a technical task or area? Tell me about one of these situations.

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Bonus Questions

  • Tell me about a time when your enthusiasm dropped after an especially long workday. When did it drop? What did you do?
  • What are some of the reasons for your success?
  • Give examples of two of the most different sales approaches you have ever used. When did you use each?

Daily Interview Tip

It can be difficult for candidates to hear that they were not chosen for the job and not given the reason why Before you say a word, the interviewer will make a judgement about you so make sure to impress. What type of salary are you looking for?