Charge Nurse Interview Questions

20 Questions and Answers by Dianne Barnard

Question 1 of 20

What are your career goals?

Charge Nurse Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    What are your career goals?

  2. 2.

    What three words are used frequently to describe your personality?

  3. 3.

    Tell us about a time when you were most satisfied in a job.

  4. 4.

    What are three possible negative things your former employer might say about you?

  5. 5.

    How do you handle stress and anxiety on the job?

  6. 6.

    Tell us the first steps of creating a budget for your unit.

  7. 7.

    Describe how you organize and prioritize your work.

  8. 8.

    How would you help or show your staff how to handle a challenging patient?

  9. 9.

    What, in your experience, is the most effective way to train new nurses?

  10. 10.

    What are some computer skills or software programs you would use for training or educational programs for your staff?

  11. 11.

    Describe a possible first step correction action plan for a staff nurse who is chronically late for their shift.

  12. 12.

    How would you handle gossip on your unit?

  13. 13.

    How do you deal with employee reviews and establishing corrective plans of action for them?

  14. 14.

    Tell us about yourself and your experience that makes you a great candidate for this position?

  15. 15.

    Why are you leaving your current position?

  16. 16.

    What are three positive things that your former employer might say about you?

  17. 17.

    Why do you think you are a great fit for this position with our organization?

  18. 18.

    Why do you want to work for our organization?

  19. 19.

    What do you feel are the best skills and attributes for a charge nurse?

  20. 20.

    What do you think will be the most challenging part of this position if hired?