Nursery staff: interview questions

If you're looking for roles like a nursery manager, nurse or assistant, use our question examples and template interview record sheet to conduct the interview.

Last reviewed on 2 October 2019
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  1. Download our interview questions
  2. Examples from a local authority

Download our interview questions

Here's a list of questions that are suitable for a range of nursery staff positions, plus tips for what to look for in answers.

Use this template during the interview to record the responses given and score evidence.

Examples from a local authority

Devon County Council has published example interview questions for:

  • Nursery managers
  • Nursery nurses
  • Nursery assistants

Find them here, under the 'Interview process' section.