Originally Posted by nufflemutts
So two days ago I got laid-off work after 3 months probation period because despite being everything they were looking for, my "personality" was not a match. Then today I was advised against applying for a role because I have mental health problems and I take medication. "It's people like you that our services were set up for. You are in no position to help anyone right now. Reapply when you have made it through to the other side." Thanks for making me feel even more inadequate. Because I really needed it. And just what the fuck is this other side? So much for equality in the workplace. Urgh I am so mad right now.
Is it an illness employers are even entitled to ask about?
That sounds like typical job fuckery.
Employers can be needless bastards sometimes.
Hope you find a great job you like soon.