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Tell me about your experience working with children, youth and their parents. Do you have any experience in a classroom setting?


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Make sure to give the context and give detail. What ages were the children? What was the group size? What kind of activities did you do with them?

How would you describe your teaching style?

They want to know you have some of the qualities of a good teacher.

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Do you have any experience with creating age appropriate curriculum/activities?


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Tell me about a time when you were working with children or youth, and one child was disturbing the others. How did you handle it and what was the result?

Assessing conflict resolution skills and relationship management.

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Use the STAR technique - Situation, Action, Task, Result. Pick a time and tell a story that demonstrates your ability to handle a disruptive child. 

Scenario: Tommy punched Sally in the mouth. How do you handle the situation?

They want to know if you can handle difficult situations involving children using good judgment.

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