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ChildCare Careers Interview Questions

Updated Jan 11, 2018
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  1.  

    Teacher's Aide Interview

    Anonymous Employee in South San Francisco, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at ChildCare Careers (South San Francisco, CA) in August 2017.

    Interview

    The interview process was taken place in a community college. The recruiter was very friendly. It took about 2o minutes to discuss this position. It takes about a month to do all the legal documents.

    Interview Questions


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    Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at ChildCare Careers (Redwood City, CA).

    Interview

    1. Apply by sending in your resume to the recruiter.
    2. The recruiter replies by sending you a preliminary application you fill online.
    3. The recruiter decides if she likes to interview you after you send in the application.
    4. If yes you interview at her office or at a remote location like a college campus or a job fair.
    5. If hired you will need to get a health screening, vaccinations ( TB, Measles, dTAP), and have a Livescan Fingerprinting done.
    6. The whole process can take about a month.
    7. After fingerprints cleared you will be sent an email detailing when the orientation and paperwork appointment is. This can take about two hours.
    8. You will receive assignments by phone and can check upcoming assignments online.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work with children?   1 Answer
    • Do you have experience working with children?   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiation

  3.  

    Day Care Group Or Head Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at ChildCare Careers (Houston, TX) in February 2016.

    Interview

    They wanted good reference and to know you were a nice person that cares about kids. Stress being on time and dependability. Background check and no record is absolute. Experience and education plus. Speaking English big plus.
    Spanish speaking plus.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me what you think is the most important thing about taking care of kids.   1 Answer

  4.  

    Substitute Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Oakland, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at ChildCare Careers (Oakland, CA) in December 2014.

    Interview

    Short interview, asked for credentials and meeting the minimum ECE requirements which is 12 for an aide at the minimum. Pay goes up from an aide to an assistant, and from assistant to teacher. Interviewer took me to get fingerprinted same day, since it was right next door.

    Interview Questions

    • Can you get fingerprinted today?   1 Answer

  5. Helpful (1)  

    Assistant Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at ChildCare Careers.

    Interview

    Applied through Craigslist. Was contacted a day later and went in for an interview the following week. Was hired after the background check was successful. Had to spend time filling out an application and discussing work experience, education and how far of a travel I was willing to make. Lady was very nice and helpful. She was genuine and was looking to help anyway she could.

    Negotiation

    None


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    Teaching Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at ChildCare Careers in December 2013.

    Interview

    Simple process. I don't really have anything to add. It was a standard interview with the same basic questions most other companies ask. What makes you a good fit? What is your experience with teaching/children? What were some of the challenges etc

    Interview Questions

    • It was over 3 years ago, but standard questions of matching fit with the company etc It was a standard interview with the same basic questions most other companies ask. . What makes you a god fit? What is your experience with teaching/children? What were some of the challenges etc   Answer Question

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    Substitute Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Santa Ana, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a week. I interviewed at ChildCare Careers (Santa Ana, CA) in March 2013.

    Interview

    They just hire people who need a job and they only pay 10.50 per hour and they call you to sub and the lady was very rude. I quit within 3 months.

    Interview Questions

    • what makes you a better person to be a Substitute Teacher?   Answer Question
  8. Helpful (1)  

    Assistant Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Mateo, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at ChildCare Careers (San Mateo, CA) in February 2013.

    Interview

    Interview with office manager after viewing several videos regarding employer expectations of the new employee. Personal information was not asked and questions about knowledge of State funded preschools and licensing for preschools.
    Question on preference for specific age of children and which curriculum types I was familiar with. I was explained rules regarding conduct. The wages are based on ECE units and other educational achievements.

    Interview Questions


  9. Helpful (1)  

    Aide Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Highland, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at ChildCare Careers (Highland, CA) in October 2010.

    Interview

    The process took a while because you have to wait on the background to ome back. Its not a bad company ir just not relible.

    Interview Questions

    • Do you have kids?   1 Answer
    • What experince do you have with Child Care?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    No


  10. Helpful (1)  

    Assistant Educator Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at ChildCare Careers.

    Interview

    The initial interview process began with a group interview with approx. 15-20 others. This was a get to know you session that was fairly relaxed.

    Interview Questions

    • All questions were aimed at getting to know you and qualifications you have.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    none


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