Kindergarten Teacher Sample Job Interview Questions

Kindergarten Teacher Sample Job Interview Questions

 

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

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We have a high population of students who have English as a second language. If you were the teacher of this class, what would you do to emphasize literacy and language acquisition for ELLs?

How often do you meet with your employees as a group? How do you prepare for these meetings? What is your role? Give an example.

What types of forms do you regularly complete in our job as Kindergarten Teacher? Tell me about one of the most difficult or important forms you have had to complete.

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

How do you establish performance standards for your subordinates? Tell me about the process you use as a Kindergarten Teacher. Give an example of a time when this worked for you.

Jobs differ in the amount of time one needs to spend at work. Tell me about a time when you were satisfied/dissatisfied with the amount of time you needed to spend at work. Why? Give an example.

How have you kept track of your tools or materials? Give examples.

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Bonus Questions


  • Departmental boundaries in organizations occasionally present obstacles in gaining cooperation. What have you done in situations like this?
  • Are there any techniques you have found useful in identifying the needs and potential of individuals? Tell me how these techniques worked with a particular person.
  • What have you done to improve your manager's efficiency or organization?

Daily Interview Tip

Be polite and be yourself. Whether you can do that through your clothes, small-talk or what you say, showing your character is an important part of the interview process. By asking thoughtful and appropriate questions in your job interview, you are showing the employer that you Discuss hobbies or pursuits that interest you, such as sports, clubs, cultural activities, and favorite things to read.