Dietary aide Interview Questions

"Dietary aides provide assistance in healthcare facilities by taking meal orders, preparing food, and distributing meals to patients. During an interview, employers will want to know about your ability to follow orders and work well on a team. Be prepared to discuss why you want to work in the healthcare field and work directly with patients."

Dietary aide Interview Questions

Dietary aide Interview Questions

"Dietary aides provide assistance in healthcare facilities by taking meal orders, preparing food, and distributing meals to patients. During an interview, employers will want to know about your ability to follow orders and work well on a team. Be prepared to discuss why you want to work in the healthcare field and work directly with patients."

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Adam's Place
Dietary Aide was asked...January 28, 2016

Name a time when you had to work with a difficult employee and how did you deal with it?

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The turnover rate with one of my previous jobs (not to be specified) was extremely high, so I dealt with numerous difficult employees. I had an employee who was very stubborn to learning new methods on how to do the job. Being there for almost two years, I had to inform him that the methods I was trying to help him learn will help him advance in the job and possibly help him earn an associate of the quarter award like I did. It took several months, but he started asking questions and showing interest and in my opinion is now a successful employee. Less

Pacifica Senior Living
Dietary Aide was asked...December 25, 2021

My background and experience working in the kitchen. The hours I was requesting.

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I have never worked in the kitchen or served the elderly but felt I was enjoy assisting the elderly. Less

I never worked in kitchen or have experience

Altercare Integrated Health Services

How many hours a week can you handle working?

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At most 50 hours a week

As much as I am able to work

Greenwood Retirement Communities

If you see two of staff in your department are fighting in front of the residents, what would you do?

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I would ask them to not do it in front of the residents and if they have any issues they can talk about it in the kitchen. Less

I m first asking what's matter n on the spot solved they're problem

Was I open to working at various times during the day. This is asked because the hours are kind of like restaurant hours not typical 9 to 5 hours.

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I said that I was flexible, willing to take various shifts.

United Methodist Church

Describe yourself in three words or so.

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Patient, optimistic, and good-tempered. ( List some gentle qualities..I mean.. you will be working with the elderly after all and you have to be kind even when they lash out at you for no reason at all.) Less

Dietary Aide was asked...December 26, 2016

She asked me about school and we talked about her granddaughter, whom I know,

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She did not ask me any work related questions.

Are you comfortable working shifts that begin as early as 6 am?

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Yes

Premier Health Care (Michigan)

Easy interview ask a little about yourself experience with elders and food handling & dish washing

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Just told them I love working with patients

why are you interested in this position ?

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I enjoy helping people and would like to gain a greater knowledge of how food can play a role in healing or aiding those who may be sick. Less

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