Early career teacher (ECT): interview questions

Adapt and use these interview questions and record sheet, and see what to look for in a candidate's responses, to help you select the best candidate for the position.

Last reviewed on 19 January 2022
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  1. Choose from our list of interview questions

Choose from our list of interview questions

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Adapt our questions to suit your school's context and the role

The list isn't intended to be prescriptive or to give an exhaustive list of questions. Personalise it and add questions specific to: 

  • The role you're recruiting for
  • Your own setting
  • Any issues your school is facing  

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