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Home Instead Senior Care Interview Questions

Updated Apr 12, 2017
193 Interview Reviews

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    CNA Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Norwood, MA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Home Instead Senior Care (Norwood, MA) in December 2016.

    Interview

    It took 3 weeks to get feedback,got there on time,had to wait on the interviewer for more than 10 min.Very basic info needed,it didn't feel like they really needed to employ.

    Interview Questions

    • Have you ever taken care of an elderly person before?   1 Answer
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    Home Health Aide Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Jackson, TN
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Home Instead Senior Care (Jackson, TN) in June 2016.

    Interview

    It was completed as a group in one day with other caregiver applicants. Orientation was included in this process and lasted for about four hours. I was asked to complete a number of tasks, take a short quiz, wear company uniform, take a drug test, and submit to a background check.

    Interview Questions

    • To follow training manual and complete drug screen   1 Answer
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    Caregiver/Companion Interview

    Anonymous Employee in West Chester, PA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Home Instead Senior Care (West Chester, PA) in September 2013.

    Interview

    Must apply online, take a online questionnaire, and wait to hear back. Once you hear back via email, and interview is scheduled. After interview, you must pass a background check. If you get through the questionnaire, interview and background check and your hired, then training class is scheduled and you could begin seeing clients within a day

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about a difficult day that ended positively and how you turned it around?   1 Answer
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    Home Health Aide Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Toledo, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Home Instead Senior Care (Toledo, OH) in November 2016.

    Interview

    It was a normal interview. Asked some basic question on how i would handle certain situations. Plus did the background check and drug test and set me up for my orientation.

    Interview Questions

    • What would do if a client got upset and would not calm down.   2 Answers
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    Caregiver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Rogers, AR
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Home Instead Senior Care (Rogers, AR) in May 2015.

    Interview

    Spoke to someone over the phone regarding prior home health experience. Had an in-person interview to assess my skills, I was able to ask questions about the company and the culture of the company to decide if it was a good fit for me. passed drug test and background checks.

    Interview Questions

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    Home Health Caregiver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Overland Park, KS
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Home Instead Senior Care (Overland Park, KS) in August 2016.

    Interview

    Greeted, made comfortable, asked and answered questions, discussion about experience. Visited about me and lifetime journey. Discussed their needs and asked about my needs. They made an offer and called me later that same day with the position and start date.

    Interview Questions

    • How much experience do you have in caregiving?   1 Answer
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    Caregiver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Wichita, KS
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Home Instead Senior Care (Wichita, KS) in January 2017.

    Interview

    Invited to interview a day after applying. There was only 1, short interview before I got hired. I missed the orientation for that cycle so I had to wait a month.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a time you had to handle someone who was unhappy at work and how did you handle it.   Answer Question
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    Caregiver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in North Olmsted, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Home Instead Senior Care (North Olmsted, OH) in November 2016.

    Interview

    The interview process was very nice welcoming I felt comfortable I was greeted by both the secretary of the office and the hiring manager then the hiring manager and I set down and discussed if I was the perfect candidate for the job

    Interview Questions

    • If I was able to provide personal care as far as helping a senior with a shower   1 Answer
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    In Home Caregiver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Greensboro, NC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Home Instead Senior Care (Greensboro, NC) in November 2016.

    Interview

    Submitted my application online. Was contacted 2-3 weeks later. was instructed to fill out a packet of about 15-25 interview/related experience questions along with personal information before the interview. Was called in for an interview, set up an appointment, did the interview and was hired on the spot.

    Interview Questions

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    Caregiver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bettendorf, IA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Home Instead Senior Care (Bettendorf, IA) in January 2015.

    Interview

    They have a phone interview and a one on one interview. Neither were hard- they are mainly looking to see how available you are. Then there is a 1 week orientation where you mostly watch videos and you are fingerprinted and drug tested.

    Interview Questions

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