case handler at Shoosmiths

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Northampton West Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£14,000 - £15,999
Roles
Banking and Finance Law Commercial Law Legal/Law

7.0/10

The Role
10.0
Organisation
5.0

Socialising

5.0

The Role

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

I am really enjoying my placement year, the day to day activities are made enjoyable by the friendly atmosphere.

10/10

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

I feel very valued by my colleagues, everyone is very friendly and approachable. Any good work is monitored and praised well, my colleagues are helpful and supportive through every task.

10/10

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

My manager has hasd a key role in my progress, he is motivating and very supportive, he is always approachable and easy to talk to.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

The tasks that are given are enough to fill the day and keep me busy. However i have never felt the work load was too much for me.

10/10

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

Once the tasks for the day have been set, it is my responsibillity to complete these alongside other work that comes up. I have felt responsible for my own work load and able to manage this accordingly,

10/10

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

The skills I have developed will be an asset to my skill set and allow me to improve as an induvidual. The training i have received has given me vital infomation to see the application of what i have been studying at university.

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

5/10

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

5/10

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • There were no perks with this Placement Year
5/10

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

5/10

Social

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

5/10

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

5/10

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

5/10

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

5/10