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Interview reasonable adjustments

Hi everyone. I am after some advice please. I work in the Civil Service and our interviews are difficult. Usually 4 competency style questions and 4 strengths based questions- in a timed environment. ...

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Reasonable adjustments

Hi there, Im working in a professional, client facing job that has 60-100 hour weeks and an expectation of swift promotion to the next level but have been diagnosed with a chronic, progressive, ...

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Reasonable adjustments for exams (NEBOSH general certificate)

Hello, I've just joined after speaking to a lovely Scope advisor. Has anybody had any dealings with NEBOSH and had problems with them recognising disabilities and allowing reasonable adjustments. My ...

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Finding a job with chronic pain - contacting companies

I suffer from chronic pain that is made worse by physical work and I am struggling to find a job. I have tried working in various part-time retail and cleaning jobs but had to leave them due to the ...

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Employer asking for my medical records

I've been off sick for 4 weeks due to 'stress' basically my job is not what they said it would be - they are piling silly little jobs onto me until I can do no more. I asked for adjustments lots of ...

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Asking for reduced hours

Hi Happy holidays I've been offered a 6 month job at 25 hours. The only problem is that I would lose my benefits if it was over 16 hours. I don't want to risk losing these because I won't be able ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and careers - 25 Dec 2020

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Apprenticeship adjustments

Hi everyone, I'm considering doing an apprenticeship but I can't find information on how easy it is to get accommodations made. The main thing I'd need is to do half as many hours per week over twice ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and careers - 28 Feb 2021

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I just applied to Aldi in s2, asked for reasonable adjustments, do you guys think they'll do it?

Above. I know it's a legal requirement to put them in if they can, but I also know some places try and get out of it if they can, which obviously is contrary to the 2010 Equality Act, but as I've ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and careers - 14 Mar 2021

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I just wanted to share my good news (job related).

I applied for a role in April 2021 and was invited to an interview just at the end of May 2021. I’ve now had that and had the email to say I was successful. It’s a role with NHS Business Services ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Coffee lounge - 6 Jun 2021

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Asking for statement of reasons when placed in support group

Hello, I'm new! I've just been placed in the ESA support group and I would like to know if this is due to my physical or mental health. Looking at the descriptors it isn't obvious which criteria I ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) - 22 Mar 2021

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