High School Teacher Sample Job Interview Questions

High School Teacher Sample Job Interview Questions


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

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what kind of salary do you need as a High School Teacher?

At this high school we believe practical skills are just as important as academic ones. What would you do to promote the integration of formal learning, real world experience?

Think of a meeting you recently led. What did you say or do during the meeting? How did it end?

One of our goals is help develop our students to become strong citizens. Describe what you have done to teach social responsibility, social consciousness and responsibility to your students.

Have you written any project reports? Tell me about the best report you wrote in our job as High School Teacher. Why did you think it was the best?

How have you changed the job as a High School Teacher since coming to your present employer? Why and how did you make these changes?

What is the most important thing you can do in cultivating a confident posture in personal and interactive pursuits

What action do you take to provide quick and thorough service for customer requests or problems? Can you tell me about a particular situation?

How regularly do you review performance with your subordinates and boss as a High School Teacher? What do you discuss? Tell me about your most memorable discussion.

What do you like best about your former job as a High School Teacher? Why? Give examples.

What’s the most difficult typing job you’ve ever done?

What office systems have you established as a High School Teacher? Why did you set up these systems?

What are some things you have done to develop close relationships with a client, co-worker, subordinate, boss, etc.?

Have you suggested any new ideas to your manager recently? Give examples. What happened to the ideas?

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Bonus Questions

  • Have you changed any processes or methods of setting work priorities in your job? Give examples.
  • Jobs differ in the extent to which people must work with computers. When have you recently been satisfied/dissatisfied by working with computers on a job? Why? What type of work did you do on a computer?
  • We all have been in situations in which we got sidetracked. Have you ever forgotten to send some information to a customer or client? Tell me about one of these situations.

Daily Interview Tip

If you have health problems that do not interfere with your work performance, do not give the interviewer details about them. One of the best ways to prepare for a job interview is to do a mock. If you know someone who is experienced in interviewing people, they might be able to help you. If not, don't give up on the idea: one way around this is to run your own mock video interview. To show an interviewer that you area a team player and can get along with others. Explain the advantages and benefits of working in a group.