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Cleveland Metropolitan School District Interview Questions

Updated Jun 19, 2017
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    Finance Partner Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Cleveland, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Cleveland Metropolitan School District (Cleveland, OH).

    Interview

    Applied online and received a request to interview shortly after (within a couple weeks). Came in to interview. There was a panel of about 10 people which was extremely intimidating. They use generic questions "tell me a time when...".

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me a time when you worked on a team with someone that didn't pull their weight.   Answer Question

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    Executive Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Cleveland, OH
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Cleveland Metropolitan School District (Cleveland, OH).

    Interview

    Very through and fast interview but slow on decision making. I liked the organization and all the people who interviewed me. They were very genuine people. All through the process they made me feel comfortable. Full of positive vibe in their office. In a very good location at downtown Cleveland. Would love to work with this team now or in the future.

    Interview Questions

    • - If we ask your previous boss about what you are good at and what you need to work on what would he say?

      - What do you know about Cleveland Metropolitan School District?

      - Why Cleveland Metropolitan School District?

      - What would be the reason to quit your job a year from today if we hire you?   Answer Question
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    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Cleveland Metropolitan School District in June 2015.

    Interview

    I met with the principal and one other staff member during a hiring fair. We talked for a bit and a few weeks later, I got a call from HR offering me the job.

    Interview Questions

    • What experience do you have in working with children with severe behavioral issues?   Answer Question

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    Talent Acquisition Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Cleveland, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Cleveland Metropolitan School District (Cleveland, OH) in May 2015.

    Interview

    Initial online application (very detailed and took up to approx, 30mins) -> 3 essay questions in regards to The Cleveland Plan, interest in urban education, and personal qualification -> Phone interview (less than 30mins) -> Received verbal offer in 3 days

    Interview Questions


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    Substitute Paraprofessional/Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Independence, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. I interviewed at Cleveland Metropolitan School District (Independence, OH) in March 2015.

    Interview

    Renhill recruited and interviewed me for hire. The interview process began in March. I paid for background check, physical, licensing, and fingerprinting. I was not hired until August 2015. The process was a long process without followup/

    Interview Questions

    • It was suggested that I accept Special Education assignments with CMSD.   1 Answer

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    Secondary School Math Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Cleveland, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Cleveland Metropolitan School District (Cleveland, OH) in June 2014.

    Interview

    Met the recruiter at a job fair where I sat down for a short interview. After about a week or two I was hired by the district after which I had to go and interview with individual schools. Questions are pretty straight forward. I have also heard that schools may ask you to give a short sample lesson although I did not have to.

    Interview Questions

    • Let's say you had a particularly challenging student or coworker. What steps do you take to improve the situation?   Answer Question

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    Educator Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Cleveland, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Cleveland Metropolitan School District (Cleveland, OH) in May 2014.

    Interview

    Way too easy. Went in to a career fair. Sat down, answered a few questions and bam. You're hired. The only laborious portion to the hiring process is the paperwork. There are a ton of background checks, license checks, and other forms to sign. Buying a new car has far less paperwork.

    Interview Questions

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    Receptionist/Part Time Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    Students are selected according to an application process, An assessment test is given to determine which level of placement, After assessment is given student are interview by a panel of myself and their peers.

    Interview Questions

    • Can my child receive a degree in this program?   1 Answer

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    Desktop Support Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Brecksville, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a week. I interviewed at Cleveland Metropolitan School District (Brecksville, OH) in October 2013.

    Interview

    Do you need a job, can you spell PC ? Can you lift 80lbs. without assistance, Are uo ok wit a drug test and background check, What experience do you have with migrating PC from windows xp to windows 7.

    Interview Questions

    • Do I know how to operate a windows PC   1 Answer

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    High School Math Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Cleveland, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Cleveland Metropolitan School District (Cleveland, OH) in June 2013.

    Interview

    Panel of interviewers asked questions and rated you based on your answers. It was the principal, the union chair, a person from HR, and possibly a couple other people from the school. They went around the panel to ask the questions.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked questions on classroom management and teaching styles.   Answer Question

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