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    I would like a summer job, but that probably won't happen unless I wanted to carry it on for the rest of the year. I'm 16 with no experience. I'm going to be hopefully starting sixth form soon to do A-Levels. I know I'm going to have a tonne of books to read and essays to write. My sixth form is over an hour away (I have to take two buses). Because of that, I will be home at maybe between 5pm and 6pm, and do work and eat dinner etc. I thought about a weekend job but then one day of the weekend I spend the day with my dad as I don't live with him. The other day I go to my grandma's (every fortnight), do household jobs like ironing, and probably will use that day to do school work. I can't see that I would have time for a job, what do you think? Should I concentrate on my A-Levels solely or try to balance it out?
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    Wait till you start college. Give it a couple weeks and settle into college. See if you can optimise your time and fit in working say one a day a week. If you can then get a job.
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    Wait till you start college. Give it a couple weeks and settle into college. See if you can optimise your time and fit in working say one a day a week. If you can then get a job.
    Thank you, good idea, I need to get used to my workload first:rolleyes:
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    (Original post by fortunesfool)
    Thank you, good idea, I need to get used to my workload first:rolleyes:
    Yep best idea. For example I thought i'd have loads of work to do and be bogged down. I ended up not being that busy with work to do from my subjects.
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    Yeah, due to the current economic climate I doubt anyone who hasn't even started A-Levels yet will catch any employer's attention
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    (Original post by 8472)
    Yep best idea. For example I thought i'd have loads of work to do and be bogged down. I ended up not being that busy with work to do from my subjects.
    Thanks I anticipate a lot of reading and essays..:confused:
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    (Original post by fortunesfool)
    Thanks I anticipate a lot of reading and essays..:confused:
    What subjects will you be doing?
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    (Original post by 8472)
    What subjects will you be doing?

    I'm thinking Eng Lit, History, Philosophy and Law (was thinking Biology but then I realised I'm rubbish at it).
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    (Original post by fortunesfool)
    I'm thinking Eng Lit, History, Philosophy and Law (was thinking Biology but then I realised I'm rubbish at it).
    I don't do any of those subjects but my friends do. History people at my college get lots of book excersizes and long questions to do. Eng lit is a lot of reading. Always see them reading books. The others I can't comment on.
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    I don't do any of those subjects but my friends do. History people at my college get lots of book excersizes and long questions to do. Eng lit is a lot of reading. Always see them reading books. The others I can't comment on.
    Thank you yep lots of work I imagine
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    Yeah, due to the current economic climate I doubt anyone who hasn't even started A-Levels yet will catch any employer's attention
    That's what I was thinking, but I heard a lot of people in school talk about getting jobs and interviews. I think a lot of it is about who you know, to be honest.
 
 
 
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