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The Role

Role Description

Management Trainee, Working in a fast paced busy environment. Dealing with day to day problem solving situations. Customer Service. Dealing with customers on a daily basis.

  1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  2. I enjoyed my placement to an extent where I am now considering working part time. Very fast paced and enjoyable working environment.


  3. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  4. Working with the my colleagues felt like working with my family because the relationship built between us all working together day in and day out for long hours made us feel connected well together and allowed us to get to know each other much better.


  5. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  6. My manager was really good the support and confidence that I received from my manager was amazing. My manager and supervisor provided so much support to me to make sure I understand what I am doing and making sure I am doing it well.


  7. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  8. on a daily basis we where really busy day in day out because my internship was in the summer and this meant customers where going on holidays and more cars where being rented then normal which meant we where really busy. Sometimes so busy we had a lot of overtime in.


  9. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  10. The responsibilities given where fair and everyone working had pretty much similar responsibilities it was shared on a equal basis. Everyone had a fair share of things to do.


  11. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  12. The skills that I have gained in this internship that I gained are skills for life. This is because your dealing with different customers on a daily basis and doing so many different parts of the job. The skills and training will also help me with the degree and this is because my degree is based around what I did in my internship.


  13. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  14. The atmosphere in the office was really good everyone got on with everyone.


  15. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  16. It was organized really well and everything was put into place really well. My manger made everything feel really well planned and easy to workout. it was so well organized the skills where all coming into place effectively.


  17. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  18. The company did invest good time to make sure there was effective training and development in place. The company and manager made sure there was time after to make sure any feedback that was needed was given to me.


  19. What were the perks on your work placement?
  20. Flexi Time

    Company Parties/Events

    Staff Sales/Staff Shop


  21. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  22. The future prospects are really appealing because you can progress with the company so fast it motivates you and wants you to carry on working hard.


  23. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  24. yes there was really good social scenes within fellow colleagues as some of us where in the same placements/internships which meant we can share any problems and help each other out.


  25. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  26. The cost of living and socializing in the area was really good because it was near to home which meant I could go home for lunch and also the area had lots of corner shops and supermarkets surrounded around it.


  27. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  28. the nightlife is okay not too bad.


  29. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  30. Yes there are lots of opportunities to get involved around the community where my branch was based and a lot of family events.


  31. In addition to these questions, is there any extra information you would like to leave about your experiences on your work placement that other students may be interested in?

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Internship (1-4 Months)

Business Intelligence, E-Business, English, Marketing, Transportation

South East

6th September 2018

£14,000 - £15,999

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