You are here:

Interview questions: administrative assistant

Ref: 3990
Last updated on 20 February 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
In-depth article
Are there interview questions for an administrative assistant? This article has a downloadable KeyDoc interview record sheet with room for questions and candidates’ answers. It also points to other suggested interview questions, and to an article with interview tasks for admin assistants.

Article tools


  1. 1 KeyDoc: interview record sheet
  2. 2 General questions
  3. 3 Questions for an assistant with personnel responsibilities
  4. 4 Questions on dealing with pupils and parents
  5. 5 Skills-based questions
  6. 6 Closing questions
  7. 7 Other examples of interview questions
  8. 8 Assessment tasks

Article features

  • 1 download
  • 3 external links

More from The Key

CPD Toolkit video image 800x450

CPD Toolkit from The Key

From easy-to-digest 15-minute briefings to ready-made presentations and handouts, we’ve got everything you need to confidently deliver high-impact in-school training.

Download two resources as part of your trial:

The Key has taken great care in publishing this article. However, some of the article's content and information may come from or link to third party sources whose quality, relevance, accuracy, completeness, currency and reliability we do not guarantee. Accordingly, we will not be held liable for any use of or reliance placed on this article's content or the links or downloads it provides. This article may contain information sourced from public sector bodies and licensed under the Open Government Licence.