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Gillian Jennifer

Gillian Jennifer Report 27 Jun 2008 21:32

Did you watch it?

Gillian Jennifer

Gillian Jennifer Report 27 Jun 2008 21:33

Stephen was an ex-army lad, got nothing. Robert was a paramedic in Iraq with the Dessert Rats, he has just left, guess what he got?

Gillian Jennifer

Gillian Jennifer Report 27 Jun 2008 21:36

A pin, with HRH on, wow! well done Son, and believe it or not, his paramedic qualifications in civvy street, mean nothing, apparently he is unqualified, if that s..t or what X.. He i struggling to get a job??????

Cumbrian Caz~**~

Cumbrian Caz~**~ Report 27 Jun 2008 22:19

I didnt see it Jen,

Im not suprised though,

Caz xx

Helen1959

Helen1959 Report 27 Jun 2008 22:26

I didn't see that Gillian, what was it on? Hubby was in the same boat as your son, he was Sjt when he got out and had done all the courses he could of done, without actually being in the RAMC, but none of it is worth Ja** S*** in civvy st. He went to join the Ambulance service when he'd done his 23 years service and had to do all the tests. When it came to the practical one, he'd had an abcess in his mouth and he was the last one to do the Ressusi Anne test and what happened when he was doing the mouth to mouth? The abcess burst and they told him that he had failed and he had to leave the room. He'd got 100% in all the theory and oral tests. He was gutted. he never reapplied the following year, which was what they had told him to do.

Helen