Tips For A Great PSW Job Interview
Let's talk about job interviews. Nobody likes them, but you can't get hired without them. They can be nerve-wracking, yes, but
they are also the best way to showcase your communication and interpersonal skills to a potential employer, proving to them
that you are the best for the personal support worker job you are applying to. In this article, we will give you our best tips and
recommendations to help you make your next PSW job interview a great one.
Job interviews can be conducted through a phone call, in-person, and through video. This last format has become more and
more popular these days due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but in healthcare, some employers may still choose to meet their
candidates in person, with a pre-screening phone interview beforehand. Regardless of the format, when invited to a PSW job
interview what we generally recommend is that you start by doing some research about the employer, then anticipating their
interview questions, practice your answers, and finally coordinating all additional details that will determine if you succeed and
make it to the next round, or not. More on this in the following section.
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Best Tips For A PSW Job Interview
Research the Employer
This means doing actual research, not just looking them up on social media. It is important that you visit the company's
website, read about their story, their corporate values, and business model. Also, try to find their latest news, so you know what
the company has been up to in recent months.
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Anticipate the PSW Interview Questions
It is a good idea to anticipate what kind of questions you will be asked during the PSW interview. Make a list of questions and
try to come up with good answers that showcase your skills and qualifications. According to personalsupporworkerhq.com, most
questions asked during a personal support worker job interview are scenario-based, so you will have to describe how you woul