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© Provided by Daily Mail A French woman has complained she has to leave Australia after being rejected from over 100 applications despite being 'over qualified'
A French woman has complained she has to leave Australia after being rejected from over 100 applications despite being 'over qualified'.
Posting under 'The French Madeleine' the blonde beauty explained she had been in Melbourne for three weeks and was losing hope at being able to find work.
She sounded like she was choking back tears as she explained the situation and insinuated the people in Melbourne had also been difficult to befriend.
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'I am sorry to say that because I am not someone who is ready to give up, but I think I did my best,' she said.
'I am really qualified, I was a manage before and I graduated an MBA in marketing.'
Madeleine said she went to events to do networking but didn't find anyone who could help her find work.
'Life is pretty expensive if you don't have a job,' she said.
She added one man offered to help her - but told her she wouldn't have an answer 'tomorrow'.
'I can't afford living here in a big town if I don't have income,' she said.
She has decided to 'Go back to Bali' where life is 'cheaper and easier'.
'I can apply online for jobs the same I did here,' she said.
She said she 'doesn't have a crush' on Melbourne adding that it could be because she is French but when she has travelled other places she has made friends instantly.
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too severe: Ex "Breakfast TV" presenter has to go to Hospital several times after her surprising end to Sat.1 breakfast television, Amira Tröger enjoys her break. She has been on the dream island of Bali since the beginning of November. Not fantastic at all: For the second time, she has to go to the hospital because of severe pain. Bali-The former SAT.1 "Breakfast TV" presenter Amira Tröger (27) is currently taking a break in Bali.
'Here I think it was complicated, the weather was complicated and no one is willing to give me a chance,' she said.
She said she just wanted the opportunity to transform all of the information she learned at university into hands-on experience but needs a job to get that done.
People suggested she try for a working holiday visa but she said she is too old to apply for the program.
Madeleine believes potential employers didn't respond because she needs a sponsorship visa as she isn't an Australian resident.
'I think there not so much company which are willing to sponsor you, so it is complicated,' she said.
But others said she could have been applying at the wrong time of year. © Provided by Daily Mail She complained people haven't been helpful in getting her a job - despite her best attempts to mingle at events
'If you didn't hear back it is probably because it is December and people are only hiring emergency fill ins. They won't get back to you until the end of January,' one said.
Farewell to the Sat.1 breakfast television-moderator is initially leaving TV completely
Farewell to Sat.1 breakfast television-moderator is initially leaving TV completely Amira Tröger has said goodbye to her job on "Sat.1 breakfast television". For the time being, you will not even see them on TV. Bali-Amira Tröger (27) is no longer part of the team on "Sat.1 breakfast television". This message was sad. Colleagues like Marlene Lufen (52) also expressed themselves in emotional news about their departure. At first she kept where it should lead them.
Someone who described themselves as a 'seasoned expat' revealed it 'takes three to six months to get a job' in a country where you have no network.
And Australians agreed.
'Three weeks isn't long enough, it can take a month to process applications,' one woman said. © Provided by Daily Mail She said she is super qualified - with an MBA in English and marketing - and just wants hands-on experience
Many people agreed it is harder for foreigners.
'Been looking for a job since I graduated last year and no offers. No-one wants to recruit foreigners,' one man said.
'I have done it all, internships, worked for free, they just aren't hiring us.
'I have lived here seven years and studied for six and I still get rejected.'
Others told her to 'marry an Australian' which would make the sponsorship issue void. Read more
'A disgrace': Jetstar flight to Bali forced to turn back .
Passengers on a Jetstar plane heading to Bali were sent back to Melbourne more than halfway into their journey after a "miscommunication'.The flight, JQ35, had been in the air for four hours when it turned around and headed back to Victoria.