Monday, July 27, 2015

She did it!

Mollie’s had an active job search this summer. She has had numerous interviews and after each one she would tell me the good and bad points of the interview process. In the two schools she really wanted she said she thought she interviewed well, but the positions went to others.

Last Thursday morning she had an interview in the next county. As soon as she got out she called me. “Mom I really want this one – they were all so nice, they really just talked with me instead of asking tricky questions. They were just so friendly.”

I did my mother thing saying that she should have a good chance then and not to worry. So she went on, “But they have a total of thirty people to interview and you know some of them have tons of experience and the interviews are going to go on through Monday.” She headed on to her job and I said a little prayer that they would remember her and offer her the job.

An hour and a half later they called and offered her the job! The three teachers she would be working with along with the principal had conducted the interview and they had all agreed they wanted Mollie and stopped the interviews. She is thrilled and I’m so excited for her.

Mollie was in the eighth grade when I began blogging and now she’s a third grade teacher. The school is about thirty minutes from our house so she can commute as she looks for her own place. I think there are some third graders out there that don’t know how lucky they are about to be.

Written by PK at 3:30 PM



At 12:27 AM, Blogger Cat said...

Oh how wonderful...congratulations Mollie! Thanks for sharing the happy news PK. ;)

Hugs and blessings...Cat

At 2:42 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Congratulations to Mollie, I'm sure you're bursting with pride!

Rosie xx

At 3:53 AM, Blogger ronnie said...

Oh PK that's wonderful wonderful news. Congratulations to Mollie.

Big hugs.


At 4:24 AM, Blogger Roz said...

That is such fantastic news PK. It speaks volumes that they suspended the interviews. You must be so proud :) Huge congratulations to Mollie!


At 4:42 AM, Blogger an English Rose said...

Hi PK. oh that is such lovely news. Congratulations to Mollie!!
love Jan,xx

At 5:21 AM, Blogger DelFonte said...

Congratulations to Molly and proud mum.
hugs DF

At 6:18 AM, Blogger Minelle Labraun said...

Wonderful! Congratulations to Mollie! I know you are ecstatic for her and proud as can be!
Let the adventure begin!

At 7:03 AM, Blogger Ella said...

What happy news! So glad to hear of another fresh, young teacher getting started. Sometimes you just know when something special clicks in an interview. Congrats to Mollie and proud Mom!

Ella Ever After

At 8:25 AM, Blogger appy said...

Congratulations. It is such a wonderful feeling when your children are successful.


At 8:27 AM, Blogger Leigh Smith said...

So happy for you both. I hope it turns out to be all she wants it to be.

At 10:03 AM, Blogger Meredith Malloy said...

Such a great feeling when our children are all grwon up and successful.
Congrats to Mollie!

At 2:06 PM, Blogger Florida Dom said...

You must be so proud, Mom. She is a lovely daughter and you and your husband did a wonderful job of raising her and being role models for her. You deserve a pat on the back -- if not a good spanking.


At 3:23 PM, Blogger Blondie said...

Awesome!!!! Congratulations!

At 6:05 PM, Blogger Downunder Don said...

Congratulations to you PK for raising such an awesome child

At 8:18 PM, Blogger abby said...

Congrats to Molly..our first teaching job is one we always remember. I do agree with you...those a some lucky third graders...
hugs abby

At 10:26 PM, Blogger PK said...

Thank you everyone - you can't read here without knowing how proud I am of my children. They are my greatest joy and two of the nicest people I know! LJ and Collin will be home next month and we'll have the whole family together. My wonderful little children fulfilled my dream that they would grow up to be even more wonderful adults!

At 6:43 AM, Blogger lindy thomas said...

Hi PK that is wonderful news. Congratulations Molly I bet the third grade children will enjoy their time with you as their teacher.
Lindy x


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