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Interviews at Houston Independent School District

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Houston Independent School District.
Interview experience
Based on 116 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 114 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 108 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Houston Independent School District

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
31%
About a week
22%
About two weeks
20%
About a month
16%
More than one month
10%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
69%
Background check
60%
Group interview
43%
Drug test
31%
Phone call/screening
28%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
4%
Other
4%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Houston Independent School District

  • It was easygoing process.
    Shared on January 20, 2018 - Associate Teacher - Houston, TX
  • Was employed there for over 10 years. the entire hiring process has changed.
    Shared on July 19, 2017 - Special Educator/ Department Chair/ Counselor - Houston, TX
  • Normal interview process
    Shared on April 3, 2017 - STEM Education Coordinator - Houston, TX

Interview questions at Houston Independent School District

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Do I love working with kids
    Shared on December 6, 2017 - Food Service Worker - Houston, TX
  • Do I love working with staff and kids
    Shared on December 6, 2017 - Food Service Worker - Houston, TX
  • Can you work with children?

    My answer to the question, I love kids, and it very easy to work with children you have to listen to them, and not judge them.
    Shared on June 5, 2017 - Driver - Houston, TX
Interview tips at Houston Independent School District
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)54%
  • Formal (business suit)38%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)4%
  • They didn’t have a dress code3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Houston Independent School District
  • Be professional
    Shared on October 31, 2017 - Accountant - Houston, TX
  • Be fresh and positive. Go in willing to learn and gain what they want you to learn.
    Shared on August 23, 2017 - Administrative Assistant - Houston, TX
  • Just be yourself tell th turth
    Shared on August 12, 2017
The first interview at Houston Independent School District
How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site23%
  • Employee referral20%
  • Recruiter contacted me14%
  • Other10%
  • Walk-In9%
How candidates received their first interview at Houston Independent School District
  • One of my ex-principals received my name from the district to give me a call.
    Shared on May 2, 2018 - Co-Teacher/English Teacher - Houston, TX 77076
  • I got it from applying in person downtown.
    Shared on February 4, 2018 - Transportation Attendant - Houston, TX
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