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by Christine4093
Tue May 28, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Seeking Guidance on Supporting Statement
Replies: 11
Views: 6858

Re: Seeking Guidance on Supporting Statement

It strikes me that people are reading this and saying they are doing it, but not really understanding what I mean. You literally need to tell me how you fulfil each point of the person specification explicitly and preferably in the order they are given , whilst showing enthusiasm for and knowledge ...
by Christine4093
Mon May 27, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Seeking Guidance on Supporting Statement
Replies: 11
Views: 6858

Re: Seeking Guidance on Supporting Statement

Christine, I had lots of variants of an application but tailored to specific client groups e.g. one for child, AMH, older adult, forensic etc etc. This really worked for me and meant that I could fire applications in quickly as I only needed to make a few minor tweaks (if any) to suit the job I was...
by Christine4093
Mon May 27, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Seeking Guidance on Supporting Statement
Replies: 11
Views: 6858

Re: Seeking Guidance on Supporting Statement

I am in the same position! Check https://www.clinpsy.org.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=21559 which is a topic that I started with my cover letter and I was given some amazing tips. My current statement looks NOTHING like it because I kept learning and learning about what was wrong. I haven't mastere...
by Christine4093
Sun May 26, 2019 6:46 am
Forum: Applications
Topic: Seeking Guidance on Supporting Statement
Replies: 11
Views: 6858

Re: Seeking Guidance on Supporting Statement

Dear Miriam Thank you. I will PM you if that’s ok. I have some of the experience you mention in first-rung-of-the-ladder posts but I am perhaps not phrasing this experience well. Or indeed I perhaps need more specific experience. It is good to hear your thoughts. The advice on having a single “main”...
by Christine4093
Sat May 25, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: Seeking Guidance on Supporting Statement
Replies: 11
Views: 6858

Seeking Guidance on Supporting Statement

I am currently applying to AP posts both NHS and private. I am aware that I am at the early stages and compared to some on this forum I have completed comparatively few applications. I have also limited my potential job pool due to location. I am however struggling on how to phrase my supporting sta...