My summer job nightmare
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The summer month signal the time that students are able to fully let loose. But what happens when your funds run out? In order to fund my summer of fun; meeting up with friends, travelling across the country and generally keeping myself from the claws of boredom, I decided to find out what the recruitment agencies had to offer. I was looking for a low skilled, quick fix of a job, and this decision was possibly one of the worst that I made. Recruitment agencies provide people with jobs every day. Now advertising online, they are helping more people to gain employment than ever, only requiring a percentage of the jobseeker's earnings. The vacancy that I saw advertised sought litter pickers for V-festival. I jumped at the chance to see some bands play, whilst being paid a decent amount per hour. After attending an unpaid health and safety meeting on what I would be doing though, I grew cautious.
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