Vacation Scheme Student at CMS

Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
Edinburgh Scotland
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Legal/Law

9.1/10

About You
9.5
The Organisation
9.2
Everything Else

8.8

About You

Role Description

Three week summer vacation scheme

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

This was an amazing experience. The first Academy Week in London was an opportunity that was unique to this vacation scheme.

9/10

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

A lot of people throughout the firm took the time to speak with me about any questions I had.

9/10

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

My supervisor and buddy provided a lot of guidance.

10/10

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

What I learned during the Academy Week in London was particularly useful.

10/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

There was a very clear structure which helped us make the most of the time we had at CMS.

10/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Everyone was friendly and encouraging.

9/10

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

The firm spent a lot of time to make sure we learned a lot during the scheme.

10/10

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?

Speaking with people throughout the firm helped give an insight into the work done at different stages of a career with CMS.

8/10

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

8/10

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

This scheme helped me confirm that I want to do a training contract.

10/10

Other Information

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

We are paid for each week and get the travel to the Academy Week in London reimbursed.

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

We had formal networking events, lunches, and the opportunity to approach people during the scheme.

10/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

There were a lot of networking and social event opportunities in London.

8/10

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

7/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

This was an amazing experience, I would highly recommend applying for it.

10/10