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Child Care Assistant was asked...23 June 2015

What prior childcare experiences do you have, and why would you be a good fit for this position?

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working withe special need kids it was vary challenging to me

love to work withe people and working withe the other as a team

lunch monitor working with defiant age of kid

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Tesco Bank

An example of a time where you helped a customer facing financial difficulty?

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Linked to current job which is in financial services

Hi I have an interview for the same role I was wondering if you had anymore details of the interview and what other questions they asked. Less

How long until you found out you were successful?

SF State University

What projects would you be interested in working on?

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I said that I would be interested in doing controls. When Dr. Quintero started to list a few projects, I picked the projects that I was interested in. Less

I will be interested in creativity projects

I would be interested in fabrication and creativity projects, I like inventing into new ideas Less


The interview questions were all "describe a time when this happened to you, or describe a time when you have done this". There were about 10 questions. 1.)Tell us about yourself. 2) Describe a time when you were put in charge of something, like a project. 3) Describe a time when you had to talk to a parent about something bad. 4) Describe a time when you were talked to by a manager about a poor performance, and what came of that conversation 5) Describe a time when you had to discipline a co-worker. 6) Describe a time when you had to discipline a child and how did you handle it. Sorry I don't really remember the rest, but if I do I will add them.

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I had previously worked in customer service for 6 years and was manager for the last 3 of those, so I just used my experiences from that job. My advice would be: Be calm, friendly, and just be yourself. They really just want to see that you are friendly, kind and that you will be a good fit with the children and the other employees. Less

Hi! How long did it take for your location to tell you, that you got the position? Less

It took about one week, but that was because my interview feel the week of Christmas. Less

Home Helpers

Am I qualified

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Honestly and straight forward




Have you had a PVG check done before?

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Had no pig check and full time hrs

I’ve not had a pvg check

No I’ve not had a pvg check

Planned Parenthood

Are you ok with working for a company that provides abortion services?

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I believe that everyone has the right to decide what they would like to do with their own body. I understand that it is a hard decision for someone to come into the center, and I would try my best to put someone's mind at ease during that difficult moment. Less



How would you handle an angry parent?

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Listen to what they have to say then handle their problems in a calm reasonable manner Less

Listen to them and make them feel heard. Address the problem, then follow thru.

Loving Health Care

How did you here about our company.

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I heard about your company on google search.

From an employee


I'll be interviwed tomorrow and will post my experience

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haven't been interviewed yet

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