Care residents get job interviews at their own homes

RESIDENTS at a care home are sitting in on interviews to help choose their carers. They have been given a free rein to ask the questions that matter to them most – as well as answer any queries from the interviewees themselves.

Manager Kim Mckay says residents are relishing it.  She said: “They can be quite frank and ask quite difficult questions, which is ideal when you’re conducting an interview. “It has also given them the opportunity to find out things that are important to them, which has given them a sense of purpose.”

The innovative idea came to Kim when a resident walked in while she was conducting an interview with her office door open.

She said: “I...
source: Express

2019-10-18 02:02
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