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JammyGem Tue 14-Jul-15 11:43:07

I had two job interviews last week, both seemed to go well but the job that I really wanted (at a records office) seemed to go brilliantly. Both interviwers said they'd let me know on Friday, Monday at the latest.

Friday and Monday have gone without any sign. They're both internal vacancies so they'll let me know via my work email. I'm not at work this week until Thursday (lower and lower hours is the reason I'm applying elsewhere) so DP, who works at the same place has been sneakily checking me emails and is going to let me know when something comes through.

So I've been sat here the last couple of days checking my phone every ten seconds just in case I missed him. I so desperately want to move out of my current job, my confidence,self-esteem and happiness have been completely battered by my managers and I want so badly to have succeeded in winning the interviewers over.

Why haven't they got back to me!? Argh!

Angelina77 Tue 14-Jul-15 11:45:01

I would be the same, I have zero patience for things like this.

Good luck, I hope you get the news you want (and soon, before you drive yourself mad!)

Grewupinafield Tue 14-Jul-15 11:45:08

Good luck!! I hope you hear soon and I hope it's good news!! Keep us updated

RachelRagged Tue 14-Jul-15 11:46:41

Awww OP its horrible isn't it ?

Good Luck

flowers

JammyGem Tue 14-Jul-15 11:50:40

It's crazy, I'm usually fairly patient but I just can't handle this!!

MadameJosephine Tue 14-Jul-15 11:54:15

I feel for you OP, I applied for a new job 2 weeks ago and still haven't heard whether I've got an interview so I jump every time an email alert comes through on my phone.

Best of luck flowers

RattleAndRoll Tue 14-Jul-15 11:54:15

Is it worth chasing? They said Friday / Monday latest. That's been and gone. Worth an email / call ? Shows you are interested and proactive etc?

JammyGem Tue 14-Jul-15 13:44:57

Well I didn't get the other job, but I hadn't done as well in that interview so was kind of expecting that - it wasn't quite full time so the records office one suits me better anyway because that one is. I just have to keep my fingers crossed that I'll be luckier with that one. Still gutted though, as that's one down that I definitely didn't get and the hope of being able to escape where I currently work has been diminished slightly.

HR is sending out the emails so will probably hear back about the other later today.

Fluffyears Tue 14-Jul-15 18:13:44

Have you heard yet? Fingers crossed x

JammyGem Tue 14-Jul-15 19:09:37

Nope, nothing before DP left work at 4 anyway...

velourvoyageur Tue 14-Jul-15 19:18:22

good luck OP, I get how nerve wracking it must be waiting....at least it's not the weekend!

SocialMediaAddict Tue 14-Jul-15 19:48:11

Good luck!

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