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  • Interview questions and tasks: head of phase/department If you're interviewing for any middle leadership position focused on curriculum provision, download and adapt our list of questions. Also, find ideas for tasks you could use to test candidates.
  • Interview questions and tasks: head of year/pastoral manager If you're interviewing for any middle leadership position focused on pastoral issues, download and adapt our list of questions. Also, find ideas for tasks you could use to test candidates.
  • Interview questions and tasks: leading practitioner Find examples of interview questions and tasks you can use when recruiting a leading practitioner teacher in any school. You can also see what to look for in a good answer.
  • Interview questions and tasks: teacher (primary) Use these questions and tasks, alongside our template interview record sheet, to help you select the best person for a classroom teacher position. You can also see what to look for in a candidate's answers.
  • Interview questions and tasks: teacher (secondary) Use these questions and tasks, alongside our template interview record sheet, to help you select the best person for a classroom teacher position. You can also see what to look for in a candidate's answers.
  • Interview questions: careers co-ordinator Are there interview questions for a careers co-ordinator? One of our associate education experts suggests questions to ask in interviews for the role of careers co-ordinator. They include questions on the candidate's vision for the role and careers provision within the school.
  • Interview questions: English co-ordinator (primary) Do you have any interview questions for a primary English co-ordinator? One of The Key's associate education experts suggests interview questions for an English co-ordinator in a primary school. We also link to further articles with suggested interview questions for subject leaders and teachers.
  • Interview questions: EYFS leader Are there examples of interview questions for an early years leader? We feature interview questions for an Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) leader/co-ordinator, on a range of topics. We also link to questions from a local authority.
  • Interview questions: EYFS teacher What interview questions could I ask an EYFS teacher? One of The Key's associate education experts, Tracey Rees, suggests a number of interview questions for an EYFS teacher. We also link to questions from a university and to questions covering safeguarding issues.
  • Interview questions: head of sixth form Are there examples of interview questions for a head of sixth form? In this article, two of our associate education experts suggest questions you could ask candidates and model answers to these questions. We also link to an article with interview tasks for a leadership post.
  • Interview questions: head of STEM Are there any interview questions for a head of STEM? We list interview questions suggested by one of our associate education experts, covering topics such as co-ordinating between subjects and using external organisations.
  • Interview questions: newly qualified teacher (NQT) Are there examples of interview questions for a newly qualified teacher (NQT)? One of our associate experts suggests interview questions that could be used for an NQT post. We also refer to sample questions from a university and point to articles from The Key on interview questions for teachers.
  • Interview questions: subject leader (primary) Are there any interview questions for a primary subject leader? We list interview questions suggested by our associate education experts, and link to further articles with questions for phase leaders. We also highlight interview questions for primary subject leaders from a university.
  • Interview questions: teacher with a TLR for innovation and creativity Do you have interview questions for a TLR for innovation and creativity? One of our associate education experts suggests interview questions on innovation and creativity, as well as some questions focused on ICT projects. We also link to some of our articles on pay for TLR positions.
  • Interview tasks: literacy or English subject leader (primary) Are there interview tasks for a literacy or English subject leader? Three of our associate experts suggest tasks that could be used when interviewing a literacy or English subject leader candidates in a primary school. The tasks relate to subject knowledge, assessment, observations and training.