Food Internship at Tesco

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Welwyn Garden City Greater London
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Business Management

8.7/10

The Role
8.3
Organisation
10.0

Socialising

7.8

The Role

Role Description

Food intern

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

The internship was fun and challenging.

The job was flexible, I did 8-4 which was good.

9/10

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

Managers made me feel really valued

The team were very close-knit and the environment was fast placed (buying)

10/10

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

My line manager in particular was the best with this.

The amount of time he dedicated to my personal development, the project, and helping me with MS Excel was unbelievable. He was constantly praising me too.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

5/10

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

7/10

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

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

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 Canteen
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Company Parties/Events
10/10

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

10/10

Social

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

10/10

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

Commuted from family home.

Other interns rented, so I think that not many really made money on the internship due to costs of rent, food, travel, socialising etc.

Socialising was decent.

5/10

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

6/10

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

10/10