Trading Assistant at TUI UK

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

9.4/10

The Role
9.8
Organisation
8.8

Socialising

9.5

The Role

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

I am pleased to go into work in the mornings. I enjoy my job role and like the people I work with. Everyday something i do something different and every week i learn something new. There are lots of opportunities to challenge your self and get the most out if the placement.

10/10

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

As we work within smaller teams within departments, you get to work closely with your colleagues.

10/10

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

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

10/10

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

9/10

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

From job specific skills to training in delivering presentations and Excel skills, i will be taking a lot out of the placement year to help with final year and the future

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Working within a open planned office in small networks, the atmosphere is nice. Everyone is friendly and easy to get along with.

10/10

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

10/10

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

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
5/10

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

9/10

Social

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

We have placement meetings once a month to catch up, in these meetings we try to arrange a placement socail for every month and there are plenty of birthdays to be celebrated within the year.

10/10

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

A few placement students got together and we got a 5 bedroom house, so the rent and bills are really reasonable. As its a student town the cost of socialising is also ok.

9/10

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

9/10

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

10/10