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by BenJMan
Thu Aug 06, 2009 3:12 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Undergraduate Work Experience
Replies: 13
Views: 4091

Just for the record, whilst it isnt common, it does happen. My third year placement (2 weeks) was negotiated (by me and a whole lot of effort) to go to a CAMHS unit. After the two weeks was up I requested to be allowed to stay on the basis that I had got myself involved with some project work and th...
by BenJMan
Mon Aug 03, 2009 4:05 pm
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Should I bother this year?
Replies: 7
Views: 2892

Thanks for the responses everyone, I'm definitley going to apply this year, even if the best it gets me is experience of filling in the application form :) Out of curiosity, those of you on training courses or aware of such issues, how does my current experience stack up against people getting on th...
by BenJMan
Mon Aug 03, 2009 11:39 am
Forum: Professional/Employment Issues
Topic: Contract arrival
Replies: 12
Views: 5007

Hi, Just for reference, I have now had 3 CRB's, all of which came back in around 2 months. They will be talking about handing your notice in because a lot of jobs have a 3 month notice period. However all the advice says DO NOT hand in your notice with one job until you have a confirmed job offer fr...
by BenJMan
Tue Jul 21, 2009 11:01 am
Forum: Careers advice
Topic: Should I bother this year?
Replies: 7
Views: 2892

Should I bother this year?

Hi there, This is my first post so forgive me if it’s mildly incoherent or covers anything said before, but it’s more specific to me really :) Firstly let me sum up my situation/experience so far: Age: 22 Graduated Feb 09 with a 2:1 Psychology Bsc (fairly low overall, I made some mistakes but I got ...