Comfort Keepers will check references and all employees are Garda Vetted. This takes the most amount of time. Garda Vetting approx 3-4 weeks and references depend on how quickly we can get in contact with referees Also what training you have and require. Appox. 4 weeks if no training required.
Interview to training was quick. I think I started working 2 days after I got a call to say my file was completed.
I found the interview process to be very thorough. The advice I was given when I was called for interview was to have all my relevant documentation and relevant/valid references with me. This assisted greatly with the interview process and saved time.
After the interview process I was working within two weeks with the company