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by Jason95
Thu Apr 08, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Fitness test help with transport
Replies: 19
Views: 347

Re: Fitness test help with transport

Really strange but I've had an email from occupational health this evening asking me to fill in the questionnaire. Just got to get my immunisation history off my doctors tomorrow and then my health questionnaire is complete :) not sure whether this means I've moved on in my vetting or not? But just ...
by Jason95
Thu Apr 08, 2021 11:16 am
Forum: Vetting and Recruitment
Topic: Fitness Test Issues
Replies: 47
Views: 830

Re: Fitness Test Issues

Jesus there really are some horror stories within the application process. Feel sorry for those people! Im just over 2 weeks into vetting and had no updates as of yet, still the same message when i log in. Im hoping no news is good news so far haha!
by Jason95
Thu Apr 08, 2021 7:25 am
Forum: Applications
Topic: Fitness test help with transport
Replies: 19
Views: 347

Re: Fitness test help with transport

Thanks Bearguy!
by Jason95
Wed Apr 07, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Fitness test help with transport
Replies: 19
Views: 347

Re: Fitness test help with transport

Ahh okay so occupational health will normally call after the fitness test then? Thanks!
by Jason95
Wed Apr 07, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Fitness test help with transport
Replies: 19
Views: 347

Re: Fitness test help with transport

On my application there is a pre medical and fitness form, but all that's on there is my uniform sizes and my next of kin details, is this the same for everyone? This is the form I can see that's related to my medical
by Jason95
Wed Apr 07, 2021 1:13 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Fitness test help with transport
Replies: 19
Views: 347

Re: Fitness test help with transport

What medical form is this?? I don't ever remember filling in a medical form! And my fitness and medical is on 26th April! Im a type one diabetic so I'm going to need a phone call off them but I haven't had to fill anything on yet!
by Jason95
Wed Apr 07, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: Applications
Topic: Countersignatory Reference Help!
Replies: 8
Views: 168

Re: Countersignatory Reference Help!

Hey, I've used my partner's mum and I've not heard that it wasn't allowed. I completed my vetting application on 26th march!
by Jason95
Wed Apr 07, 2021 7:18 am
Forum: Applications
Topic: Fitness test help with transport
Replies: 19
Views: 347

Re: Fitness test help with transport

Hi Spikey11, at what point does the occupational health nurse call you? I've got my fitness test In a couple of weeks but not heard anything about a call off the occupational health nurse .. thanks!
by Jason95
Tue Apr 06, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: Vetting and Recruitment
Topic: Fitness Test Issues
Replies: 47
Views: 830

Re: Fitness Test Issues

So frustrating for you! Why leave it until on the day!!
by Jason95
Thu Apr 01, 2021 5:48 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Negative family responses to job offer
Replies: 14
Views: 342

Re: Negative family responses to job offer

Haha!! Yup I got that feeling! I've had a conditional offer for a Cat C :) I can't wait to start
by Jason95
Thu Apr 01, 2021 5:25 pm
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Negative family responses to job offer
Replies: 14
Views: 342

Re: Negative family responses to job offer

It's been said to me also, I don't think they really understand the job role as such. Yes it can be dangerous and people automatically think that with the job, but I think it could be a great job and career to get into! I can't wait :)
by Jason95
Wed Mar 31, 2021 11:02 am
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Pre employment HELP!!!!someone
Replies: 33
Views: 691

Re: Pre employment HELP!!!!someone

Ive seen some people say that they only wait 3-4 weeks for vetting but others take alot longer! Fingers crossed we dont have to wait too long!
by Jason95
Wed Mar 31, 2021 9:06 am
Forum: Ask a Prison Officer
Topic: Pre employment HELP!!!!someone
Replies: 33
Views: 691

Re: Pre employment HELP!!!!someone

Mine also says 'Your application is currently going through pre-employment checks. If we require additional information from yourself with regards to the above we will advise you of this and request you provide the additional information.' Its said this since my first day of vetting :) 8 days in now...
by Jason95
Mon Mar 29, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: still waiting on ARC results
Replies: 25
Views: 779

Re: still waiting on ARC results

Itll come when you least expect it haha! One thing ive realised about applying is that you have to be patient haha! On my vetting now, only been a week and i keep looking every 10 minutes too!!
by Jason95
Mon Mar 29, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: still waiting on ARC results
Replies: 25
Views: 779

Re: still waiting on ARC results

I found out next day i had passed the arctic shores assessment and was emailed a detail of my test results that day also. It then took about 3 weeks before i could book my interview, hope this helps :)