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New claim for UC after ESA was stopped - advice for meeting my work coach tomorrow?
Last Thursday I got a call from DWP telling my my ESA had been stopped as i no longer met the criteria after a F2F assessment the previous week. I was advised to apply for UC immediately,and I did,saw an adviser the day after to confirm identity and housing status. Tomorrow I have my first appointment with a work coach, My issue is that I am awaiting a letter from my hospital to be admitted for an operation which once done will leave me unable to work for 8-12 weeks, if I am made to apply for jobs and get interviews,who is going to employ me when I tell them that within a few days or weeks I will be off sick for 8-12 weeks? Surely it would make sense for me to wait till I am fit and well to do a job rather than waste employers time. Any advice on what will happen tomorrow when i tell my work coach this is welcomed. thanks
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