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.

What are the skills you need to work on most?

How would you describe your work style?

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Bonus Questions


  • What made you decide to attend college, training, etc.? What influenced your decision?
  • What was your biggest failure?
  • How often do you have meetings with others? What is your role in these meetings? Describe a meeting in which you played this role.

Daily Interview Tip

What an interviewer aims to do is find out whether what's written in your CV or application is genuine and how well you'll fit in. If asked about your weakness, be impressive and confident, it shows that you are prepared for the question, have done serious self-reflection. If possible, mail or e-mail the letter the same day as your interview to follow up on your interview.