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OT Advice please?!?

Foo Fan

Gold Member
S: 12st12lb C: 10st8lb G: 9st7lb BMI: 28 Loss: 2st4lb(17.78%)
#1
Hi guys,

As u know I stared my second job last week... They have just called me and offered me a full time position and to keep my evening hours 2 so I would work 10am - 8.30pm Instead of what I'm currently working 8am-4pm then 6-8.30pm..

I am actually looking for another full time job at the moment - not really happy where I am so it would be ideal..

However the money is less than my full time job - do I be cheeky and say I will go to them if they match my current full time salary? And that I'm willing to stay on the lower rate for the evening hours?
 
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RetailChick

2 Years Maintaining :)
S: 14st1lb C: 10st3lb G: 10st0lb BMI: 22.4 Loss: 3st12lb(27.41%)
#3
No. They have approached you so obviously need you! If you want to accept the job say you would be delighted to accept the position but need them to match your current salary. Personnally I would always say this was higher than it actually was ;) Don't even think about offering to accept a lower wage for the evening shifts..........late shifts should be paid at a premium rate anyway!!

Oh and well done you :)
 

Foo Fan

Gold Member
S: 12st12lb C: 10st8lb G: 9st7lb BMI: 28 Loss: 2st4lb(17.78%)
#4
Thanks guys - I'll give it a go and see what they say :)
 

Zenaworrier

Back to reality!
S: 85kg C: 80kg G: 60kg BMI: 30.9 Loss: 5kg(5.87%)
#5
How did it go hun? Agree with what everyone else has said. I got offered another job and told my company I was leaving and they gave me more money to stay. It is always worth put ideas out there. The worst they can do is say no! Well done btw!
 

summergurl

♥3 Years Maintaining♥
S: 19st6lb C: 11st6lb Loss: 8st0lb(41.18%)
#6
Yes, defo say you are interested but they have to match your other jobs wages otherwise its pointless you moving.

Let us know how you get on :) x
 

Foo Fan

Gold Member
S: 12st12lb C: 10st8lb G: 9st7lb BMI: 28 Loss: 2st4lb(17.78%)
#7
Hi guys, they offered me less so I said that I would need them to match my current job - they will come back to me tomorrow... So well see?!?
 

RetailChick

2 Years Maintaining :)
S: 14st1lb C: 10st3lb G: 10st0lb BMI: 22.4 Loss: 3st12lb(27.41%)
#8
Oooohhh keep us posted chick x
 

summergurl

♥3 Years Maintaining♥
S: 19st6lb C: 11st6lb Loss: 8st0lb(41.18%)
#9
Oooh :fingerscrossed: for tomorrow :) x
 

JanD

maintaining since June'09
S: 15st9.5lb C: 10st13.6lb G: 10st7lb BMI: 24.8 Loss: 4st9.9lb(30.02%)
#10
I agree with what everyone else has said - look forward to seeing what they say! Well done you :) xx
 

Mirjam

Never Ever Give Up!
S: 82kg C: 76.3kg G: 63kg BMI: 26.4 Loss: 5.7kg(6.97%)
#11
Me too,if you go for another job it must be worth your while. Hope they will give you more money x
 

Foo Fan

Gold Member
S: 12st12lb C: 10st8lb G: 9st7lb BMI: 28 Loss: 2st4lb(17.78%)
#12
Update - they matched my current job and I get commission and I get to keep my evening hours :)
 

Mirjam

Never Ever Give Up!
S: 82kg C: 76.3kg G: 63kg BMI: 26.4 Loss: 5.7kg(6.97%)
#13
Well done, congrats! :D
 

summergurl

♥3 Years Maintaining♥
S: 19st6lb C: 11st6lb Loss: 8st0lb(41.18%)
#14
Brilliant!! Now to just tell your other job! lol

Have they said that your evening hours will the paid the same as your day hours with them?x
 

Foo Fan

Gold Member
S: 12st12lb C: 10st8lb G: 9st7lb BMI: 28 Loss: 2st4lb(17.78%)
#15
No the evening rate will stay the same - but I'm happy with that :)
 

summergurl

♥3 Years Maintaining♥
S: 19st6lb C: 11st6lb Loss: 8st0lb(41.18%)
#16
Ideal!! :)
 

Zenaworrier

Back to reality!
S: 85kg C: 80kg G: 60kg BMI: 30.9 Loss: 5kg(5.87%)
#18
Great news hun! When do you start?
 


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