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How will you keep the family informed? | Caregiver Questions

Being good at maintaining effective communication channels, I shall definitely remain in constant contact with the family and the client’s doctor to update and discuss any changes or matters of concern regularly through email phone and live meetings.

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Are you eager to sign a contract saying you will not accept cash or gifts from my parents? | Caregiver Questions

I am a professional and seasoned caregiver, I will be glad to sign such a statement. In fact I did so for my previous employer as well.

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What time assurance are you willing to commit on the job? | Caregiver Questions

I am available at the mentioned hours and am willing to sign a yearlong renewable contract after probation/ trial period.

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What kind of diagnoses have you cared for? | Caregiver Questions

I have a diverse field of experience. I have cared for elderly with dementia, adults with Alzheimer’s, children with Down ’s syndrome, physically and mentally handicapped adults and children.

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How do you handle people who are annoyed, intractable or afraid? | Caregiver Questions

I have developed good rapport building skills over the years. I’m usually able to calm down angry and irritable individuals by judging their needs and catering for the same proactively. My effective communication skills have always served me well in … Continue reading

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Can you easily carry out the physical duties required for this position? | Caregiver Questions

Definitely, I have great physical stamina and understand the physical demands associated with the job of a caregiver. I am well versed in moving clients, bathing and grooming them while practicing hygienic and safe care practices to prevent any infections … Continue reading

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What kind of position are you seeking? After reviewing our advertisement, is this the right kind of position you are in search of? | Caregiver Questions

I seek a mid level elderly caregiver position. My area of interest is elderly care and I possess strong expertise in this domain. Your advertisement calls for a caregiver interested and experienced in elderly care which explains my interest in … Continue reading

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Are you alright with handling personal care giving duties such as assisting with toileting and bathing? | Caregiver Questions

Yes I am. I am not squeamish about these things as they are all part of the job. I have done these for many years and I am comfortable doing them for as long as I can physically manage them.

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How do you handle the pressure associated with this job? | Caregiver Questions

I do not let stress take control of me. I always believe that things could have been much worse and deal with the situation accordingly. The trick is not to lose your temper because if you lose your temper, you … Continue reading

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What makes you so interested in a caregiver’s job? | Caregiver Questions

Seeing people who cannot look after themselves happy and comfortable in their lives is what makes this work so worthwhile. The fact that I can play a valuable role in maintaining someone’s life and dignity is the driving force behind … Continue reading

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