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    I am filling in my UCAS form just now and have got to the referees page
    It says someone from an academic background or work related
    I have been out of education for 5 years so have no one who could help there
    but am unable to ask my boss as If I don't get into university I will need to keep my job and he doesnt know I am applying

    any advice?

    I'm not sure that reasoning makes sense. Why would you possibly lose your job because you're applying for university (especially if you applied but then weren't going?)
    • Thread Starter

    because I work full time, If my boss knows I want to leave and don't want to work there he wont want to keep me on

    If you are taking an access course, then ask the tutor. Is there anyone else within the company who might be able to help? It cannot be a relative.
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