Still recruiting

#3
Thank you it's just I throught I read on here that applicants now just fill a form of interest out but dont do the pyscometeric test because of the waiting lists?
 
#10
You're welcome.

Listen, what I think you should do is touch base with your Careers Advisor and let him/her know that you are ready to pick things up again and ask him/her how he/she would like you to proceed eg he/she may want you to drop in and see him/her.

You go through Leeds, don't you?
 
#11
Thanks yes I'm going through leeds I only have a month until it's been 12 months since my eye surgery. I will get back in touch on the 4 jan.
 
#12
Best of luck whatever happens buddy. Dont be a stranger, the waiting times, hiccups etc along the way are seriously depressing at times and having a place to grumble etc helps. Its the point of RR sometimes
 
#13
Scouse_Castaway said:
the waiting times, hiccups etc along the way are seriously depressing at times...
And that's an understatement!

If things had gone to plan I'd be passing out in 6 weeks!

Instead, it seems like I'm not likely to get in at all...
 
#14
Lionfish said:
Scouse_Castaway said:
the waiting times, hiccups etc along the way are seriously depressing at times...
And that's an understatement!

If things had gone to plan I'd be passing out in 6 weeks!

Instead, it seems like I'm not likely to get in at all...
Sad to here it what happened? I'd of been in a fair few months too if it wasn't for my eyesight, the waiting list for subs when I first applyied was under 6 months.
 
#15
matta12 said:
Sad to here it what happened? I'd of been in a fair few months too if it wasn't for my eyesight, the waiting list for subs when I first applyied was under 6 months.
I was offered the 28th November as a start date, but couldn't take it because of an unresolved medical issue. Hopefully the medical issue is getting sorted, but may mean a 12 month delay...
but I'm 37 this month...

And whilst I've been told that it's continuation of service for me and the upper age limit doesn't apply, I would still need an age waiver from Raleigh.
My CA wasn't very hopeful of getting this...

:(
 
#16
Aye, I served for a few years in the TA before leaving when I went to uni. Was a clean discharge with no reserve liability but somehow the Army Personnel Centre either cant find my file or wont share it. In the end all I was able to do is get a formal letter from the old TA unit stating my discharge type and all that. CA wasnt hopeful of permission to process being given without some form of letter etc so hope it will do. It would be gutting if Im rejected as I never did owt wrong when I was TA yet bereaucratic cockups/inflexibility are making me really nervous that I might not get in.
 

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