need advice about asking about a job opening with my employer.?
Okay, here it is. I am currently employed as a nursing assistant. When I applied, I was looking for something in an office environment because of my degree and the current classes I'm taking. That being said, I just took th position of a shower aide because o the schedule. Nw here is the kicker. They have two positions open, housekeeping supervisor and Activities Director. If I inquire about them, do I look like someone who doesn't know what they are looking for? Or should I bite the bullit and ask?
Asked By: Martha B - 7/11/2009
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Housekeeping supervisor has to be very familiar with OSHA and other certain regulations concerning nursing homes and the products they use to clean with. Activities Director is a college degree position for nursing homes and the elderly. If you have either experience, then go for it.
Answered By: ladykenmax - 7/11/2009
Additional Answers (2)
Explain to your employer that you are looking for opportunities for growth and to be a further asset to the company.
Answered By: norvel.lewis - 7/11/2009
Go ahead and ask. You'll look like someone who is interested in getting ahead. That's fair enough, not a bad thing.
Answered By: Judy - 7/11/2009
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
Get Your Degree Online Sooner than You Think. Financial Aid Options
Other Career Questions
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.