YORK REGION DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD
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Interviews at YORK REGION DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at YORK REGION DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD.
Interview experience
Based on 58 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 59 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 58 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at YORK REGION DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 6.

Interview process length
About two weeks
29%
More than one month
26%
About a month
21%
About a week
16%
About a day or two
9%
Most reported steps
Written test
68%
On-site interview
68%
Background check
54%
Problem solving exercises
33%
Phone call/screening
26%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
2%
Drug test
2%
They have no interview
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at YORK REGION DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD

  • You have three or four administrators asking you questions about discipline, the importance of clear communication, working as a team-player, students' oral and written evaluations, your organizationa…
    Shared on 8 February 2019 - Elementary French-Immersion Teacher - York Region
  • Was fun, professional
    Shared on 1 July 2018 - Supply DECE - Aurora, ON

Interview questions at YORK REGION DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • They asked how you would communicate with a child that is non verbal.How would you deal with a child that is aggressive
    Shared on 2 July 2019 - Developmental Support Worker - Vaughan, ON
  • Just how my experience matches up
    Shared on 8 January 2019 - Student Assets Coach - Aurora, ON

Interview tips at YORK REGION DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)70%
  • Formal (business suit)19%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)6%
  • They didn’t have a dress code3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at YORK REGION DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD

  • Be prepared, be confident, be honest.
    Shared on 15 July 2020 - Elementary Teacher - Aurora, ON
  • Practice talking about yourself in situations that would be difficult and positive. Dress style is business class.
    Shared on 6 May 2019 - Child and Youth Worker - Thornhill, ON