Placement Student at Cadent Gas

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Hinckley East Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£14,000 - £15,999
Roles
Business Analytics

3.7/10

The Role
5.0
Organisation
3.8

Socialising

1.5

The Role

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

At some moments but I did not feel it played to my strengths

3/10

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

I felt part of the team.

7/10

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

When ever I asked for support

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Varied from week to week, some weeks nothing to do others given work.

2/10

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

I was more doing supporting work

3/10

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

I feel the transferable skills will be very helpful

7/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Very quite office, but staff are friendly

3/10

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

Well organized but, due to split from parent company the scheme was disrupted.

4/10

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

It held training days to help us develop

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Company Parties/Events
5/10

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

I don't feel I fit my role, but there are a variety of job available.

2/10

Social

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

Small numbers of students hence a small social scene.

2/10

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

Not very good social life in the local area

1/10

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

Poor

1/10

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

Any such activates had to be organized by students and approved my managers

2/10