Rating

3.5/5
  • The Role
    3.6
  • The Company
    3.7
  • The Culture
    3.0

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • My year at Disney has been unforgetable and I have met some of the best people. I have made life long contacts and it ha sbeen a great start to getting findig my feet in the TV world!

    5/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • As I became more confident in the work I was doing I found that my colleagues began to trust me in bigger situations.

    4/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • I felt very supported throughout my year at Disney. I worked in a very small team with only 2 others and conatantly felt like they were there to guide me whenever I was unsure.

    5/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • As I was working on projects, there were weeks where there was not much to do but the next week could be busy and full of planning etc. I was never bored whilst on placment as there was always somethign to oragnise and do!

    4/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • Towards the end of my placement I began to feel like I was valued more by the team and that I was given a lot more responsibility when it came to certain tasks.

    3/5

  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • Throughout my year at Disney I have learnt skills which will remain with me through my final year and uni and will stay with me when I enter the world of work again. The placement job role itself was everythign which my course is about!

    3/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • The atmosphere in the office was amazing! It is such a fun company to work for with a real buzz and thrill form the moment you walk in to when you leave. There is a very good intern network as well as there are so many of us!

    5/5

  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • Throughout my year I felt like it was very much driven by what projects were happenign at that moement in time. The overall organisation was brilliant, luckily I was given a really great handover by the previous intern so I have adapted where needed :)

    5/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • There were many options to better my skills with a whole sight labelled 'D Learn'. Whilst I was here I have had the oppurtunity to go on a First Aid Training course and also have elarnt plenty more skills within the system of Premiere.

    4/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Subsidised Canteen

    National Travel

    International Travel

    Company Parties/Events

    Staff Sales/Staff Shop

    3/5

  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • I would love to come back and work for Disney. There are quite a lot of people who have come back after being here and are stil here now.

    3/5

    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • There was a fdantastic intern network with over 200 of us working here! I developed some of my closest friends here and have met so many people who I never met from my Univeristy before!

    5/5

  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • Luckily I loved at home which was only about 45 mins on the tube. Disney is in Hammersmith which is Zone 2 (not quite central) the cost is average priced but it depends where you go! Some places are cheap but others can be quite expensive!

    2/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • Disney is based in Hammeramith and there are plenty of pubs and bars which everyone heads to on a Friday :)

    4/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • Other than what we organised oursleves, Disney didnt provide any outside parties/oppurtuninites for us to socialise outside of work.

    2/5

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Details

Placement Year (10 Months+)

Film/Photography, Media

29th June 2017


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