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Rating

4.3/5
  • The Role
    4.3
  • The Company
    4.2
  • The Culture
    4.3

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • My placement at camp was amazing! It really suited my skillset and was perfect for me.

    5/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • I felt really valued by my colleagues as we created a great team spirit from day one and everyone helped each other out to make it a great environment to work in.

    4/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • My direct supervisors were very encouraging and supportive.

    4/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • Very busy!

    5/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • Quite a lot. I was responsible for 12 campers and looked after their daily needs. You create a great bond with your campers.

    5/5

  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • I have learned some fantastic skills, like team working, listening, activity leadership and management skills.

    4/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • It was a very fun and lively place to work!

    5/5

  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • Fantastic. My visa sponsorship company Wild packs helped me so much in getting my visa and in supporting me from the moment I applied.

    5/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • I was given the opportunity to learn a lot of different skills and put through lifeguard training as well.

    4/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • 4/5

  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • 4/5

    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • We enjoyed travelling around the local area on days off together.

    5/5

  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • Pretty similar to the UK

    5/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • We had some bars nearby which were great but there wasn't a lot around.

    4/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • On days off a trip to the mall, theme park or into New York was always arranged.

    5/5

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Details

Internship (1-4 Months)

Travel and Tourism

USA

November 2016


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