Pre-School Teacher Sample Job Interview Questions

Pre-School Teacher Sample Job Interview Questions

 

Here are sample Pre-School Teacher job interview questions designed specifically for the teaching career field.

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what makes you a suitable Pre-School Teacher for this school?

Strong lesson planning is something we are looking for in this pre-school teaching position. Give me an example of when you had to implement age-appropriate thematic lesson plans.

Our ideal candidate would hold certifications in CPR, First Aid and Child Abuse. Would be able to meet these requirements?

Describe your experience with experience in the REA, Waldorf and/or Montessori teaching approaches.

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

Relate an approach, different from your normal approach, you took to solve a problem as a Pre-School Teacher. How did you come up with the approach? What other options did you consider?

Do you have any system for organizing your work area? Tell me how that system helped or didn’t help you on the job as a Pre-School Teacher.

What tricks or techniques have you learned to make your job easier or you more effective? How did you learn them?

What is the difference between hard work and smart work?

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Bonus Questions


  • Tell me about a time when you were involved in contract talks with customers/vendors/unions. What was your role?
  • Are you willing to relocate or travel?
  • Are you willing to relocate?

Daily Interview Tip

You should always ensure that you obtain feedback post-interview, either from your headhunter or the firm directly. There are many people looking for work and applying for the same jobs so don't be so hard on yourself if you do not land a job right away. Facing an interview can rattle even the most confident people. Before the interview put together the things you'll need for the day.