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Got an interview!

Discussion in 'Jobseekers' started by anon3407, Dec 6, 2011.

  1. Got an interview on Friday for a Graduate LSA position at a local school. Have to teach a 25 minute lesson to a group of year 8 pupils which develops higher order thinking skills! That's the only brief I have been given!!!! (Considering to apply for the job you just had to be a graduate (i.e. not really have teaching experience) I'm bloomin' glad I've done the PGCE and know what higher order thinking skills are)).
     
  2. Got an interview on Friday for a Graduate LSA position at a local school. Have to teach a 25 minute lesson to a group of year 8 pupils which develops higher order thinking skills! That's the only brief I have been given!!!! (Considering to apply for the job you just had to be a graduate (i.e. not really have teaching experience) I'm bloomin' glad I've done the PGCE and know what higher order thinking skills are)).
     
  3. Congratulations and
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    Good luck.
    Just follow Theos advice on preparing for interview and you'll be great!
     
  4. TheoGriff

    TheoGriff Star commenter

    Well done for getting that interview! The interview tips - and some LA questions - are in the Welcome thread at the top.
    Fingers crossed that soon you'll be starting your own new thread Dear Theo - I got that job!
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    TheoGriff. Member of the TES Careers Advice Service.
    I do Application and Interview one-to-ones, and also contribute to the Job Application Seminars. We look at application letters, executive summaries and interviews, with practical exercises that people really appreciate.
    www.tes.co.uk/careerseminars
     
  5. Lara mfl 05

    Lara mfl 05 Star commenter

    Gosh and we're led to believe a LSA is a 'lesser position'! ?
     

  6. Apparently so! At least for the teaching jobs I've have interviews for I've had an idea about what to do. When I got that brief today I was a bit like EEEAAKKK (went to look up Blooms Taxonomy). Apparently after they've seen the lesson they'll let me know if I'm through to the interview stage!

    Will let you all know how I get on of course.
     
  7. welshchocoholic1

    welshchocoholic1 Senior commenter

    Oh wow! Well done LTC1409! Good luck[​IMG].I have my fingers crossed for you! x
     

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