Interview questions and tasks: support staff

  • Admin staff: interview questions and tasks
    Download these interview questions and record sheet, and use alongside the interview tasks, to help you recruit the best person for an admin position, such as a receptionist, admin assistant or officer, and PA. Plus, understand what good answers look like.
  • Catering manager: interview questions and tasks
    Download our interview questions and tasks to help you recruit the best catering manager for your school. Use our record sheet to score candidates' answers, and learn what to look for in good responses.
  • Cleaner: interview questions
    Read a range of interview questions, including questions to highlight experience and common scenarios a cleaner might encounter in a school. Also see examples of what good answers might look like.
  • Cover supervisor: interview questions
    Use these questions and our template interview record sheet to help you select the best person for a cover supervisor position. Plus, know what to look for in candidates' answers.
  • Learning mentor: interview questions
    See possible interview questions and scenarios to ask candidates for a learning mentor position, and read guidance on the skills to look out for in the interview process.
  • Midday supervisor: interview questions
    Use these questions, alongside our template interview record sheet, to help you select the best person for a midday supervisor position. Plus, know what to look for in candidates' answers.
  • 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.
  • TA and HLTA: interview questions and tasks
    Use these questions and tasks, along with what to look for in responses, to help you select the best person for a teaching assistant (TA) or higher level teaching assistant (HLTA) position.