E-Commerce student at Toyota GB

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Epsom South West
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Sales

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6.7/10

The Role
8.0
Organisation
7.0

Socialising

4.2

The Role

Role Description

Running online stores for Parts and Accessories

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

It was a nice atmosphere and a good environment to work in however at times days would drag and wouldn't seem as exciting as other placements.

8/10

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

Colleagues often made me feel I had a part to play in my department.

8/10

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

Autonomy was given to be along side all necessary support and guidance.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

As busy as I wanted to be, I had the control over my jobs and what I wanted to take on.

7/10

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

I was able to take on projects and responsibility however if I didn't look for it I wouldn't get it.

5/10

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

Toyota gave me great skills, training and support in my learning for wider life, university studies and further career.

10/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

relaxed but professional

8/10

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

very organised,

7/10

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

training was available, both tailored to my role and for all new employees

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Company Car
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Working from home
  • Healthcare/Dental
5/10

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

Working in the company in future would be good with positive career development

7/10

Social

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

A large number of students with potential to spend time with other people in my position

5/10

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

Expensive.

2/10

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

Boring in Epsom, very quiet however not too far from London.

5/10

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

yes, if you looked for them

5/10

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