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Old 18th Jun 2018, 17:41
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Originally Posted by shamrock_f22 View Post
Perhaps reading too much into it but after asking for an update was told my app is still being processed and will hear from them in the coming weeks

Seems like I've not got through if this week was when they told others they'd be getting back to them

Devastated if that's the case but hope it goes well for everyone else!
i would say don't torture yourself until you receive the email.....i arrived to 27 days with my counting....that is a lot.....almost 4 weeks.....if i recall well was between 3-5 weeks .. so shouldn't be so long the waiting from now on.....hope so....got this feeling will start this week the emails ...think it's about time....
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Old 18th Jun 2018, 17:43
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Originally Posted by MorningPilot View Post
Calm down guys . Looking at last year's thread, they will let everyone know the outcome. You will be sent an email when they've decided about your application.
Hi ...do you know if we receive emails in both cases ...either we get accepted or not...thanks
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Old 18th Jun 2018, 17:50
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Hi ...do you know if we receive emails in both cases ...either we get accepted or not...thanks
yes, that's what i said
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Old 18th Jun 2018, 18:25
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Ah thanks everyone, appreciate the support!
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Old 18th Jun 2018, 18:37
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Does anyone have any idea on how much they were last year after the video "step" ?

Thanks !
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Old 18th Jun 2018, 18:41
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From what I recall circa 500 were given the video interview stage last time. Aer lingus will be in touch when they're ready and even when they start contacting candidates to progress to the next stage, this could take a few days to over a week which is what happened last time, you have to keep in mind there's a lot of candidates here and it takes time, you've done all you can and you will know either way.
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Old 18th Jun 2018, 19:00
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Originally Posted by Pont1 View Post
I actually heard from them this week, there were some problems with my video so I had to retake them. I gues it means that they are going through the videos right now
Well done Pont1! , it sounds like you have passed the assessment , otherwise they would not bother ! Congrats and fingers crossed!
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Old 18th Jun 2018, 19:07
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Originally Posted by ana36 View Post
i would say don't torture yourself until you receive the email.....i arrived to 27 days with my counting....that is a lot.....almost 4 weeks.....if i recall well was between 3-5 weeks .. so shouldn't be so long the waiting from now on.....hope so....got this feeling will start this week the emails ...think it's about time....
Hello Ana36! actually it is not a lot if you think of the number of candidates! lets say there are 3000 applications, in 30 days equals 100 applications per day (even if 1/2 were rejected because didnt pass the assessment, that would equal 50 appl. to be analysed per day.... not to mention the pressure and they responsability they got this time, so i think it is fair enough to wait...
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Old 18th Jun 2018, 19:09
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Originally Posted by FlyVeryHigh- View Post
From what I recall circa 500 were given the video interview stage last time. Aer lingus will be in touch when they're ready and even when they start contacting candidates to progress to the next stage, this could take a few days to over a week which is what happened last time, you have to keep in mind there's a lot of candidates here and it takes time, you've done all you can and you will know either way.
thanks for the info FlyVeryHigh!
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Old 18th Jun 2018, 21:20
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Originally Posted by FlyVeryHigh- View Post
From what I recall circa 500 were given the video interview stage last time. Aer lingus will be in touch when they're ready and even when they start contacting candidates to progress to the next stage, this could take a few days to over a week which is what happened last time, you have to keep in mind there's a lot of candidates here and it takes time, you've done all you can and you will know either way.

Just to clarify, 500 people were given the assessment and video interview stage or 500 people passed the assessment and video interview stage? Did they cut 2500 people before they even took the tests? I've not heard from anyone that they were not sent the assessments.
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Old 19th Jun 2018, 00:55
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Last time it was split into 2 sections (section 1 aptitude tests, section 2 (if successful at those) video interview). 500ish were given video interviews. From that I believe around 150-200 were invited to assessment centre.

I'd expect similar numbers to assesment centre this time.

Good luck.
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Old 19th Jun 2018, 05:12
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Originally Posted by Eraclito View Post
Hello Ana36! actually it is not a lot if you think of the number of candidates! lets say there are 3000 applications, in 30 days equals 100 applications per day (even if 1/2 were rejected because didnt pass the assessment, that would equal 50 appl. to be analysed per day.... not to mention the pressure and they responsability they got this time, so i think it is fair enough to wait...
Well if you put it this way ...you are right..not an easy task for them...it's just this waiting that's killing our patience and makes it hard on everyone...but we'll get there. ...

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Old 19th Jun 2018, 08:34
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Originally Posted by FlyVeryHigh- View Post
Last time it was split into 2 sections (section 1 aptitude tests, section 2 (if successful at those) video interview). 500ish were given video interviews. From that I believe around 150-200 were invited to assessment centre.

I'd expect similar numbers to assesment centre this time.

Good luck.
500 people were selected from the aptitude tests (so they watched 500 video interviews).

240 people will be selected from the video interviews and invited to the assessment centre.

Good luck to everyone!
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Old 19th Jun 2018, 18:34
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Originally Posted by Tango_Hector View Post
They are planning to take 18 cadets this time (source : aer lingus cadet)
Interesting - in previous years they've taken 10-12 so that's a bit of an increase. That might be a bit too many for a single course aswell, maybe they're planning on running 2?
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Old 19th Jun 2018, 20:52
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Argh another email from AL today which turned out to be an advert haha. Its too much!
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Old 19th Jun 2018, 21:10
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Originally Posted by shamrock_f22 View Post
Argh another email from AL today which turned out to be an advert haha. Its too much!
hahaha im glad i dont get those emails. wouldve been heart attacks every time i see one in my inbox
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Old 19th Jun 2018, 21:31
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Originally Posted by Leonv108 View Post
hahaha im glad i dont get those emails. wouldve been heart attacks every time i see one in my inbox
hahahah...true Leonv108......and no nurse around to resuscitate....hahaha
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Old 20th Jun 2018, 08:55
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Originally Posted by Alex13 View Post
500 people were selected from the aptitude tests (so they watched 500 video interviews).

240 people will be selected from the video interviews and invited to the assessment centre.

Good luck to everyone!
Hey Alex13 how do you know that? Any idea when are they going to say something ?

Thanks in advance!!!!
Good luck guys !!!
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Old 20th Jun 2018, 11:42
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Originally Posted by Alex13 View Post
500 people were selected from the aptitude tests (so they watched 500 video interviews).

240 people will be selected from the video interviews and invited to the assessment centre.

Good luck to everyone!
Is that true ???From where did you get that info ?
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Old 20th Jun 2018, 12:10
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Originally Posted by Alex13 View Post
500 people were selected from the aptitude tests (so they watched 500 video interviews).

240 people will be selected from the video interviews and invited to the assessment centre.

Good luck to everyone!
Hey,

You're talking about last year or the current selection?

Thanks
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