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    (Original post by Bubbles0ox)
    true true, i work 12 hours now 4 hours at a time, 8 hours in the weekdays and go to school (sixth form) 5 days a week 8:30 - 3:30 so i guess i can cope. I'll probably save money and quit in the third year just because i can
    Looll well that would actually be wise, cause from what I've heard, when you reach 3rd year - you basically have no life.

    I wish I had hours like that, I'm working like a slave daily ¬¬ can't wait to go back to Uni. :moon:

    Make SURE you've picked the right course
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    (Original post by Yawn11)
    Looll well that would actually be wise, cause from what I've heard, when you reach 3rd year - you basically have no life.

    I wish I had hours like that, I'm working like a slave daily ¬¬ can't wait to go back to Uni. :moon:

    Make SURE you've picked the right course
    i've heard when you get to second year you have no life
    :O not good - i hate my hours though, maybe im just lazy but i constantly get forced to work on my own and have to do the work of 2-3 people because we're understaffed

    i've defenitly picked the right course, chose it when i was 11 and somehow still want to do the same thing now why? do you think you've picked the wrong one?
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    (Original post by Bubbles0ox)
    i've heard when you get to second year you have no life
    :O not good - i hate my hours though, maybe im just lazy but i constantly get forced to work on my own and have to do the work of 2-3 people because we're understaffed

    i've defenitly picked the right course, chose it when i was 11 and somehow still want to do the same thing now why? do you think you've picked the wrong one?
    Till I got this job I defined laziness. I only decided to go interview for practice - didn't think I'd get the job. Sometimes even I underestimate my awesomeness.

    And I did pick the wrong course. LONG STORY (essay). But I'm now on gap year and reapplied to Uni. Got 3 offers, but considering going back to my old one.

    but yeah **** happens ya know, that's why I've got so much time for TSR now.
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    (Original post by Yawn11)
    Till I got this job I defined laziness. I only decided to go interview for practice - didn't think I'd get the job. Sometimes even I underestimate my awesomeness.

    And I did pick the wrong course. LONG STORY (essay). But I'm now on gap year and reapplied to Uni. Got 3 offers, but considering going back to my old one.

    but yeah **** happens ya know, that's why I've got so much time for TSR now.
    wow lucky you
    ah well at least you've made the right decision now and well done on your offers.
    ha - i do notice you on TSR a lot, although i guess that means I'm on a lot aswell
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    (Original post by Bubbles0ox)
    wow lucky you
    ah well at least you've made the right decision now and well done on your offers.
    ha - i do notice you on TSR a lot, although i guess that means I'm on a lot aswell
    Lol damn that would've been a great come-back
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    (Original post by Bubbles0ox)
    thanks for the help
    Your welcome!
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    (Original post by Bubbles0ox)
    for some reason the people in HR seem to like me, so hopefully they'll help me..
    i really want to get trained on checkouts though, can't go any longer on counters :ashamed2:
    I did checkouts, quite enjoyed it tbh
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    (Original post by Bubbles0ox)
    for some reason the people in HR seem to like me, so hopefully they'll help me..
    i really want to get trained on checkouts though, can't go any longer on counters :ashamed2:
    Another counters girl. Can i ask are the women on ur counter *****es?
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    Yeah. I heard the first year is piss easy at uni so if you save up during that year you can use your money if you give up the job when you go further into the uni years. (That's what I done for college)
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    (Original post by HappySarah28)
    Another counters girl. Can i ask are the women on ur counter *****es?
    they're all old, the only girl i work with is a bit of a ***** but i love her
    the boys are all nice.
    its cafe you have to look out for, we hate them all in cafe
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    (Original post by Kenny_uk)
    I did checkouts, quite enjoyed it tbh
    yeah checkouts looks so much easier than counters
    and on checkouts i wouldn't have to wear a bright orange hat
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    (Original post by The Cornerstone)
    Yeah. I heard the first year is piss easy at uni so if you save up during that year you can use your money if you give up the job when you go further into the uni years. (That's what I done for college)
    sounds like a plan
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    (Original post by Bubbles0ox)
    they're all old, the only girl i work with is a bit of a ***** but i love her
    the boys are all nice.
    its cafe you have to look out for, we hate them all in cafe
    Lol to be fair the most of the people on the deli are really nice but there is one who is obessed with the daily cleaning if she is on a evening shift she wants it done now but if she is on a day shift she will avoid it like the plage
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    (Original post by HappySarah28)
    Lol to be fair the most of the people on the deli are really nice but there is one who is obessed with the daily cleaning if she is on a evening shift she wants it done now but if she is on a day shift she will avoid it like the plage
    yeah deli is nice
    the meat and fish ladies all hate everyone (other than one) they always leave without us and completely ignore everyone on other counters.
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    Do you plan to continue with your hobbies or join societies? If so, your working hours could prevent you getting to things, which would be a pity. University is the time when lots of different activities are available with very little effort form you, so it would be a pity to miss out on the opportunities.
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    (Original post by tiny hobbit)
    Do you plan to continue with your hobbies or join societies? If so, your working hours could prevent you getting to things, which would be a pity. University is the time when lots of different activities are available with very little effort form you, so it would be a pity to miss out on the opportunities.
    i was planing on joining societies yes.
    this is the problem really, i don't want to miss out on the fun things in uni because i have a job that i don't really need.
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    (Original post by Bubbles0ox)
    i was planing on joining societies yes.
    this is the problem really, i don't want to miss out on the fun things in uni because i have a job that i don't really need.
    I think you've just answered your own question.
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    I don't think it's worth having a part time job during university if you don't need the money. University is a time for academics and socialising, not a time for sitting behind a till. If you have the free time then I'd suggest that voluntary work might be a better option as it'll look good on your CV, you'll likely learn more unique skills there than in Sainsburys and it'll also probably be easier going too, which'll you'll appreciate during the exam periods and times when your courseworks are piling up.

    If you do need the money then I'd suggest taking a gap yah before university and working to save up some cash so you can properly enjoy the university experience.
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    (Original post by Smack)
    I don't think it's worth having a part time job during university if you don't need the money. University is a time for academics and socialising, not a time for sitting behind a till. If you have the free time then I'd suggest that voluntary work might be a better option as it'll look good on your CV, you'll likely learn more unique skills there than in Sainsburys and it'll also probably be easier going too, which'll you'll appreciate during the exam periods and times when your courseworks are piling up.

    If you do need the money then I'd suggest taking a gap yah before university and working to save up some cash so you can properly enjoy the university experience.
    this is what i thought at first
    i have a job and was planning on saving around £1000 if i can.

    but i don't know
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    I personally think it wont hurt to have a job to start with and see if it suits with everything because you can always drop it cant you if it doesnt
 
 
 
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