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    Are you doing OT aswell ruth?
    (Original post by Ruthlouisen)
    Hi my name is Ruth, I too will be starting at Coventry September and I'll be driving from bham too
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    (Original post by gfryer85)
    Are you doing OT aswell ruth?
    Hi.....i am yes...a little nervous...but looking forward to it
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    Same here, not long to go now though! I'm looking forward to the free pizza's on freshers week! 🍕
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    (Original post by gfryer85)
    Same here, not long to go now though! I'm looking forward to the free pizza's on freshers week! 🍕
    Lol....i didnt even know there was any!!!....sounds good though! Are u coming from bham too?
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    Yes, from south birmingham, what part are you coming from? I wonder how many groups there are, Are you all prepared?
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    Feeling a little prepared now...are u?

    There are apparantly 8 groups of 25 people in each timetable..we will find out induction week. Im coming from south bham too.
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    (Original post by Ruthlouisen)
    Feeling a little prepared now...are u?

    There are apparantly 8 groups of 25 people in each timetable..we will find out induction week. Im coming from south bham too.
    Apologies, only just noticed this comment, yes i feel prepared now, got all my stationary etc, I'm just eager to start now, roll on Monday! 😀
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    No worries lol....I've got all mine too. Feel a bit sorted...but no books as yet!! Have you got any from the readings list?? I'm eager to start too...
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    [QUOTE=Ruthlouisen;59400671]No worries lol....I've got all mine too. Feel a bit sorted...but no books as yet!! Have you got any from the readings list?? I'm eager to start too...[/QUO

    A friend very kindly bought me a book which is on the reading list but i won't buy myself any yet, may see what's in the library! Are you a 'mature' student like myself? (29)
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    I think i may have a look to see if i can get any cheap. I am a little maturer than you lol....32! Probably the oldest...but i have had a good few years working in nhs
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    I'm also working for the nhs!! I work for the childrens! Oh, good, I'm glad there are more people around my age group! 😊
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    Aww.thats good..have managed to be seconded then? I have...makes life a little easier, money wise. Im glad i'm not the only mature one lol
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    Yea, well, a sponsorship, similar but am not guaranteed a job at the end of the course! Which trust do you work for? If you don't mind my noseyness
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    (Original post by gfryer85)
    Yea, well, a sponsorship, similar but am not guaranteed a job at the end of the course! Which trust do you work for? If you don't mind my noseyness
    No of course not lol. Im sponsored too (sorry, thats what i meant). .. They said your not guaranteed a job? They say they will try for me...but again not guaranteed.
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    Yea, although i don't really mind, I've worked in mental health for almost 10 years so am keeping my options open and looking forward to different placements! Do you work at reaside by any chance?
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    (Original post by gfryer85)
    Yea, although i don't really mind, I've worked in mental health for almost 10 years so am keeping my options open and looking forward to different placements! Do you work at reaside by any chance?
    I agree...im also looking forward to a change. Not reaside..i worked in the community with young people..i loved it..but bit too much uncertainty. Was u on the wards or communtiy?
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    Still am working on a ward (Friday is my last day) but have worked in the community too! I love my job, will be sad to leave! Enjoy working with kids, Although i hope to get some bank work in the future!
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    (Original post by gfryer85)
    Still am working on a ward (Friday is my last day) but have worked in the community too! I love my job, will be sad to leave! Enjoy working with kids, Although i hope to get some bank work in the future!
    Im sure you will get some bank..and the sadness of leaving goes quite quickly...onto better things
 
 
 
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