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by Rugby Man
Wed Jun 16, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

Congratulations Virgoxxx!!

You have passed!! 14 weeks is a very stressful waiting. In a couple days they will send you a email to book the call to arrange the start date!!
by Rugby Man
Fri Jun 11, 2021 11:17 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

At least I will try to have holidays with my kids.
They told that my establishment is not able to give my functional skills in English and Maths training early (I am foreign) than 06/09.
Thanks mates and congratulations for everyone who got the start date! :slcl:
by Rugby Man
Thu Jun 10, 2021 12:58 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

I got my start date!! πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒ
But...Will be only 06/09/2021!!
Another slow boat to China...Long waiting...πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
by Rugby Man
Mon Jun 07, 2021 10:45 am
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

I called them and this morning my portal changed and I booked my call!!! πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ‘ŠπŸ»πŸ‘ŠπŸ»
by Rugby Man
Mon Jun 07, 2021 8:16 am
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

No changes! I will call this morning and try to fix that.
by Rugby Man
Fri Jun 04, 2021 6:47 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

I got the email to book β€œThe Call”, but my portal changed to β€œDue to social distancing restrictions, we are unable to invite you to an assessment centre, we will be inviting you to attend a video interview. Further details on this will be provided within your invite.” Seems that the system is showin...
by Rugby Man
Thu Jun 03, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

Thank you all mates!!
Moose77, the slow boat to China finally arrived!!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
by Rugby Man
Thu Jun 03, 2021 5:24 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

Finally my portal changed to β€œWe shall be in contact with you shortly to let you know the next stage of the recruitment process.”
Thanks everyone!! So stressful wait, but finished now!!! πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€
by Rugby Man
Tue Jun 01, 2021 10:07 am
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

This morning my portal now changed again to β€œ Your application is currently going through pre-employment checks and has been referred for a decision.”. I know that can change a lot of times, but every time I have the same hope that could be the last. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
by Rugby Man
Mon May 31, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

I hope so MissNoName!! 😩😩
Moose77, let keep our fingers crossed and positive thoughts!! πŸ‘ŠπŸ»πŸ‘ŠπŸ»πŸ‘ŠπŸ»
by Rugby Man
Mon May 31, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

Congratulations Buzzkill187!!
How many weeks took your vetting?
I am 9 weeks vetting now!! So stressful waiting!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
by Rugby Man
Wed May 26, 2021 8:38 am
Forum: Applications
Topic: Fitness test
Replies: 127
Views: 5844

Re: Fitness test

Hi Francesa98, Don’t worry about the others tests. The most difficult is the bleep test. The first will be the grip test, you only have to press a little hand machine. The 2nd test is the shield, which you have to hold the shield in a 45 degrees position for 1 minute. Then you will do the bleep test...
by Rugby Man
Mon May 24, 2021 6:10 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

Congratulations Polar!!
I am 8 weeks vetting now. Very stressful waiting!!
I really hope my waiting game is close to the end!!
Fingers crossed!!!
by Rugby Man
Tue May 18, 2021 11:03 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Medical/Fitness Confirmation
Replies: 13
Views: 599

Re: Medical/Fitness Confirmation

Tia, I did the fitness in the same church at Newbold. To do your fitness, you need to pass in your medical first. Did you complete all the 4 fitness tests? Grip, Shield, Bleep and Agility? The instructor only let you continue to the other test if pass the last one. That means you have to pass in the...
by Rugby Man
Tue May 11, 2021 4:31 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Vetting Process
Replies: 827
Views: 25905

Re: Vetting Process

Seems that you passed my friend!! Congratulations!!! πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»