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.

What do you think of your previous job?

How would we benefit if we hired you?

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Bonus Questions


  • Describe how you work under pressure.
  • What are some big obstacles you've had to overcome to get where you are today? How did you overcome them?
  • Tell me about a situation in which you spent a lot of time brainstorming solutions to problems with a client only to find that the client planned to solve the problem without your product or service. How did this affect you?

Daily Interview Tip

Employers are increasingly using social media to check out candidates. Make sure that what people can see out about you online matches the details on your CV. Things you could ask the employer include to show you are a good candidate include asking how is the organization structured, and how would this role contributes to the work of the organization. Seriously think about using a headset for telephone interviews, it will make it much easier to take notes so you'll be able to concentrate on the conversation rather than on balancing the phone between shoulder and ear while you search for a pen.