English Medium or Mother Tongue Language (MTL) Kindergarten Teacher

3. Selection process

Shortlisted applicants will undergo the following concurrent processes which may not take place sequentially:


If you are shortlisted for an interview, you will receive an email informing you of the interview details and documents that you are required to bring to the interview. Please bring all required documents to facilitate the processing of your application.

The interview comprises 3 components:

  • Written task
  • 5-minute lesson presentation
  • Discussion with the panel

Note: As we expect a high volume of applications, applicants may expect to be updated on their application status by 4 to 6 weeks after the application closing date.

Entrance proficiency test (EPT)

You may be required to sit for and meet the minimum requirements of the tests at the Ministry's discretion.

If you are required to take any of the tests, you will be informed and scheduled for them. Details of the tests will be sent to you through email.

Medical examination

You will be required to undergo a medical examination, paid for by the Ministry, which may include vaccinations according to regulatory and prevailing guidelines adopted by the pre-school sector. You will be contacted with instructions regarding the medical examination.

Please go for the medical examination as soon as possible to facilitate the processing of your application.

Note: Undergoing the medical examination does not indicate that you have been selected for appointment.

Selection for appointment

If you meet all the Ministry's requirements, your application will be considered in competition with other applicants. If you are selected for appointment, you will receive an invitation to attend the appointment briefing.

We will inform you via email if your application is unsuccessful. Alternatively, you can check your application status anytime via Careers@Gov.