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work placement tomorrow - February 1st 2009, 09:58 AM

I'm starting my work placement tomorrow, i'm really nervous and scared i'll do something wrong. I'm on jobseekers and i hate it so i'm hoping this will go well or i'm stuck again. I did get this placement through a company called Shaw Trust to help people with disabilities. It's only 6 weeks and i only work 5 and a half hours for 4 days including Saturdays which i don't mind. Apparently it's an assement to see how i do, because this is really my first job, it's at Asda to hopefully get my uniform soon, it's just i'm scared i'll do the cardboard work or something ><.




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Re: work placement tomorrow - February 1st 2009, 10:03 AM

Well they have to treat you fairly under the Disability Discrimination Act so they can't just stick you behind the scenes and leave you although they can't make you do something you can't do anyway (like stack high shelves if you're in a wheelchair).

You should be ok though, the other staff will almost certainly make you feel welcome
   
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Re: work placement tomorrow - February 1st 2009, 10:38 AM

i'm going to try my best =]




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Re: work placement tomorrow - February 1st 2009, 10:43 AM

And that's all you can do ^_^. Best of luck :]
   
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