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Rating

3.4/5
  • The Role
    4.2
  • The Company
    2.9
  • The Culture
    3.0

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • It has been one of my most enjoyable year, a lot learnt and great company to work for !!

    5/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • The team I was working with was really friendly and I was feeling valued and contributed for improvement

    5/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • My manager was the most lovely person whenever I needed help and support she was there to help and guide me throughout the year

    5/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • There were times with normal workload , and more busy times which was a good balance

    4/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • I had the opportunity to lead my own project which gave me great exposure to the project management

    5/5

  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • It definitely contributed much and put that theory I have learned in practise.

    3/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • Friendly atmosphere , good working environment

    3/5

  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • Well organised, I kept progressing till the final months

    4/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • The company has developed own courses which I took part in , and improved my skills

    3/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • National Travel

    International Travel

    Working from home

    Healthcare/Dental

    3/5

  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • If there is position available I am motivated to work again for CooperVision

    3/5

    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • We had different department event and team building which enhanced our relationship

    3/5

  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • Normal prices nothing too extreme

    3/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • Portsmouth has few clubs and Southampton

    3/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • There were fundraising an charity events and also running clubs

    4/5

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Details

Placement Year (10 Months+)

Administration/Secretarial, Human Resources

4th August 2017


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