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Rating

3/5
  • The Role
    3.2
  • The Company
    3.0
  • The Culture
    2.6

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • During my placement year, there was a numerous number of projects taking place in which i got involved with. Some were more en joyful than others. There is plenty to learn from these, and as a student i feel its a good opportunity to gain an understanding of the Corporate world and what goes on within.

    4/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • The levels of support was very good, my colleagues were always willing to lend a helping hand and would often engage in conversation with me.

    4/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • I found on occasions that the management team was fairly busy and unable to support and guide me, they often got team leads or other people to help.

    3/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • Some days were extremely quiet, whereas on other days there would be a lot to do.

    3/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • I was given responsibilities throughout my placement year - Sometimes they would be more critical than other occasions but i always had senior level support and sign off.

    3/5

  • 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 received will definitely help in my degree. There were numerous presentations i had to stand and networking within the company has helped me with my vocabulary and ability to talk to different people.

    4/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • 3/5

  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • 2/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • 4/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Flexi Time

    Subsidised/Company Gym

    Working from home

    4/5

  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • 3/5

    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • 4/5

  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • 3/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • 3/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • 2/5

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Details

Placement Year (10 Months+)

South East

August 2016


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