Vacation Schemer at CMS

Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Corporate Law

9.5/10

About You
9.5
The Organisation
9.2
Everything Else

10.0

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

It was an excellent opportunity that provided the chance to take part in real work and meet a variety of employees, who were all very friendly.

10/10

2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?

My trainee was always very appreciative of my work.

10/10

3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?

I was unable to attend the induction day, however, my department was very good at teaching me on the job.

8/10

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

I learnt how to use a number of online search engines specific to law and valuable skills for my training contract.

10/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

Excellent organisation, apart from sometimes the room locations for presentations were unclear.

9/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Very welcoming and genuinely a warm environment.

10/10

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

Helpful and informative presentations assisted my development.

8/10

8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?

I had the opportunity to do real work and sometimes had to work longer hours.

8/10

9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?

Interacted with a range of employees.

10/10

10. How valuable was the content of the day in helping you to decide on your future career path?

I know I definitely want to go into commercial law and would love to do a seat in my department.

10/10

Other Information

11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?


12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?

We had a networking event on the first day and then spent time in presentations and department meetings.

10/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

We had very exciting events such as cocktail making.

10/10

14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?

10/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

10/10