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What might we ask at a deputy headteacher interview for a Christian faith school? We relay suggestions of questions for Christian faith schools from one of our associate education experts, presented in a downloadable KeyDoc. We also link to guidance from the CofE and a Catholic diocese.

Interview questions and record sheet

Jacqueline Baker, one of our associate education experts, suggested the following questions for the prospective deputy headteacher of a Christian faith school:

How could you seek to involve parents to support the school’s values? What opportunities would you provide within curriculum planning for children to explore their own faith within the school day? How would you seek to use assemblies to broaden the delivery of Christian themes? What evidence would you arrange to collect to monitor, review and improve how the Christian faith