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by nightowl
Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:30 am
Forum: Miscellaneous: Off-topic
Topic: 5 things I'm thinking today. . .
Replies: 9116
Views: 1607867

Re: 5 things I'm thinking today. . .

1. Feeling like the sense of 'imposter syndrome' is just getting more and more ingrained as my work on placement begins to move away from my 'comfort zone' to 'definitely not my comfort zone', and feeling as though I should know how to actually do some psychology by now (but not). 2. Struggling with...
by nightowl
Thu Apr 06, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous: Related to Psychology
Topic: Personality psycho-ed resources for people with LD
Replies: 1
Views: 1741

Personality psycho-ed resources for people with LD

Hi - Not sure if this is the right place to post this... Sorry if not! Doing some psycho-education with someone with a learning disability about personality (or personality disorder if needs be - but trying to keep it more positive!). This person works at about the mental age of a 6-year-old and rea...
by nightowl
Fri Jan 13, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Any advice on what NOT to write, any turn off phrasing?
Replies: 17
Views: 9405

Re: Any advice on what NOT to write, any turn off phrasing?

I think this is a tricky one - and I don't think it's back and white. Some shortlisters will prefer a supporting statement that is easy to follow, allowing them to tick off the person specification sentence by sentence as they move down - other's will prefer a coherent essay with ideas grouped toget...
by nightowl
Sat Sep 24, 2016 1:42 pm
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: Conditional job offer withdrawn "due to funding". Advice?
Replies: 5
Views: 4663

Re: Conditional job offer withdrawn "due to funding". Advice

I had a similar experience (but for an assistant job) - I was offered a job and accepted the conditional offer, and was due to start just after completing my Masters. All the checks came back fine, but just before I signed the formal contract there was a change of contracts for who provided the over...
by nightowl
Fri Jul 01, 2016 8:47 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Shortlisting Updates
Replies: 322
Views: 116655

Re: Shortlisting Updates

Assistant Forensic Psychologist with NELFT and Research Assistant with Calderstones NHS trust have both shortlisted.
by nightowl
Mon May 23, 2016 12:54 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Assistant Psych Supporting Information
Replies: 0
Views: 3242

Assistant Psych Supporting Information

Hi :) I'm new here and I was wondering if there is anyone (specifically those who have been successful getting NHS AP interviews)that could perhaps read over my supporting information section of the application? It's a bit unusual in that it's an application for an AP job that's coming up in a servi...