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Learning mentor: interview questions
Are there any examples of interview questions for a learning mentor? We set out possible interview questions for a learning mentor, suggested by one of our associate education experts. We also link to advice on skills to look for in a learning mentor.
One of our associate education experts, David Roche, suggested interview questions you could ask candidates for a learning mentor position. We set out his suggestions below.
He noted that while some of the questions cover similar areas, this is deliberate in order to give the panel a choice of questions.
Can you tell us about your strengths and skills and why you have applied for this role? How do you think you have prepared yourself for this role? Can you outline your experience to date in working with children and what you have learnt from these experiences that might be useful to this role? What qualities do you think the role entails? Which of these would you need help and support to develop? Tell us about your experience with working with outside agencies and parents. What do you think are the key points in effective working with outside agencies such
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