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Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
CPS Investigator was asked...October 18, 2018

I dont remember any questions. do your research for cps inv day to day job

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What was the point of adding by this to the forum??

The timeline for the hiring process was helpful. Thank you.

Because if you view the day to day job of an cps investigator. You'll be able to answer most if not all of the questions. For example one of the question I think were how do you feel about leaving a child in a home that may be unsafe. Less

Warrantech

Can you pass a background check?

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Yes

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Yes

Hamilton County Job and Family Services

What is safety, permanency and well being mean to you? ( answer each individually)

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Look up the social worker definition of these words.

Permanency is achieved when we are able to provide 'forever families' to children in care (custody). Less

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services

After describing the position and going over benefits and compensation: Can you please describe the position just described?

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Make sure you pay attention to what they tell you as it is explained differently than what the job description states. Less

Have you heard anything from CPS? If so how long was it before you received a response? Less

Chicago Public Schools

How would you deal with a difficult special needs student (disrupting other students, throwing things and spitting)?

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One would show special attention to that student by sitting with them, talking to them in a calm way. Less

I have a sister with special need she’s blind can’t walk or talk been helping my parents with her since birth Less

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services

Would you prefer to turn in something okay and on time or perfect but late?

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I said I preferred to turn in something okay and on time because the nature of the job requires that you stick to strict deadlines. Turning in something that is okay (done correctly) would meet the deadline and if there was opportunity to add to or edit later on than you would be able to do so. Less

Tennessee Department of Children's Services

Describe a time you had to deal with a conflict in the workplace. How did you resolve it?

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I gave an example of how I worked with an angry customer and listened to their concern. I noted that I responded calmly to the customer and did not engage in an argument or disagreement, but remained neutral and respectful. Less

Goldman Sachs
CPS was asked...June 25, 2018

If you had 10 million dollars to invest how would you construct a portfolio?

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30% real estate, 20% indexed mutual funds, 25% in VC and the remaining 25% in energy stocks. Less

People Incorporated (MN)
CPS I was asked...June 4, 2018

Goals

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Strengths and weaknesses

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
CPS was asked...September 14, 2015

It was a behavioral based question interview about 5-8. The questions were based on the following; Customer Focus- Tell me about a time you went beyond your duties to assist a client. What was it? What did you do? and What was the results? Decision Making- Tell me about a time when you had to make a decision to assist a client with a problem. what was it? What did you do? And What was the results? Decision Making- Tell me about a time when you did not have all the information you need to make a complete decision. What was it? What did you do? And what was the results? Communication- Tell me about a time you had to diffuse a situation before it escalated. What was it? what did you do? And what was the results?

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i answered the question by following the STAR Format. Tell what it was, describe what you did and give the results. Less

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