1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
I thoroughly enjoyed my placement year and would definitely recommend 2nd year students to apply for this role.
2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
My colleagues recognised the value that i brought to the company and gave me praise where due, which was much appreciated.
3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
All of my managers and supervisor were very supportive during my time on placement. I felt comfortable enough to reach out to them if i had any queries or concerns.
4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
I was busy everyday from the beginning to the last day of my placement.
5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
I was given a lot of responsibility during my time on placement which means that i have gained a lot of high quality work experience to add to my CV.
6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
The training i received contributed to my success on placement. Also the business professionalism, time keeping, organisation and prioritising skills i refined whilst on placement are enabling me to be more successful in my final year.
7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
The placement was very well organised everything had been put in place to support placement students development.
9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
The company invested a lot in my personal training of which definitely improved my skill set and knowledge of the role which subsequently contributed to my success in my role.
10. What were the perks on your work placement?
Working from home
11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?