Interview Preparation for Teachers

14/07/2022 | Information for Graduates

Reliable teacher interview tips from i-teachers

If you’re reading this, you’ve either been invited for a teaching interview, or you’re just extra-prepared. Either way, you’re already doing a great job! Preparing for a teacher interview can feel a little overwhelming, but we’re here to help. We have created a useful guide to explain each stage of a typical teaching interview, what you should expect, and how you can prepare to set yourself up for success.

As a specialist team of education recruitment consultants, we’re experts in helping candidates to prepare for their teaching interviews, and have helped hundreds of people to secure their ideal teaching jobs. Whether you’re a newly qualified teacher, or an experienced teacher looking to refresh your knowledge and interview techniques, keep reading to learn how to interview like a pro.

What to expect in a teaching interview

As you may already know, teaching interviews aren’t quite your average job interview. For starters, they’ll usually last most of the day, and will consist of a number of stages that you should be prepared for. A teaching interview is a great way to learn more about the school and the department you’ll be working in. 

Our interview preparation guide outlines the different types of questions you may be asked at each stage. You’ll also find pointers for your classroom observation, recommendations on what you should bring with you, and more! Find out everything you’ll need to know below.

How can i-teachers help you to prepare for a teaching interview?

Here at i-teachers, we pride ourselves on delivering a unique and personal approach to education recruitment. When you apply for a teaching role with us, our experts will support you throughout the entire process, from application to your interview and beyond. We’re passionate about making a positive difference in education, and we work closely with our client schools to ensure that our candidates are well-matched. Contact us today to find out how we can help you to secure your perfect teaching role…we can’t wait to hear from you!