I am 8 months pregnant. I have applied to so many places and never get chosen because of being pregnant. I know that they may not want to hire someone who may have to be out in a month but I had this problem when I was 6 months too. If I didn't need the job or money I wouldn't apply until l I have my baby and recover. Unfortunately with the way things are I need to work. How do you handle this?Answer Question
Asked by Anonymous at 9:34 PM on Feb. 17, 2011 in Money & Work
Answer by admckenzie at 9:36 PM on Feb. 17, 2011
Answer by Anonymous at 9:39 PM on Feb. 17, 2011
While it is illegal to not hire someone who is pregnant, you need to see the employer's point of view: before you are fully trained for the position, you will be going on maternity leave, and may not come back. Keep looking, and stay positive!
There are great job hunting tips here: http://www.cafemom.com/group/102837/forums/171016/General_Discussion
Answer by rkoloms at 9:42 PM on Feb. 17, 2011
Answer by Olivia4116 at 9:54 PM on Feb. 17, 2011
Answer by Candi1024 at 11:39 AM on Feb. 18, 2011
Answer by ceallaigh at 10:36 PM on Feb. 19, 2011
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