• The Role
  • The Company
  • The Culture

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • I really enjoyed the placement, I felt I was given a great amount of autonomy and felt valued despite being an intern as I was always involved.


  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • I was always a part of the department socially and really enjoyed this aspect of the office as it made the days a lot more enjoyable. As an intern I got a lot more opportunities and rewards than expected.


  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • I was always given great mentor ship and had a direct manager and a line manager who were always willing to listen and had time to help me whenever needed.


  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • The work was manageable through open communication of how I was getting on with the tasks and I always had stuff to do


  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • For an intern I was very content with the responsibility and opportunities.


  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • I learnt so much outside of what I was taught at university it was great. It gave me a different perspective on what was going on in the actual working world.


    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • The department was quality and the social aspect really helped me progress and allowed me to feel at ease being myself.


  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • Due to a large amount of interns the process was good and they managed us well.


  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • I was given access to a plethora of tools that I could use to develop my personal skills. So for an intern they did a lot.


  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Flexi Time

    Sports and Social Club

    Company Parties/Events

    Working from home


  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • I will definitely apply for the graduate scheme as I have seen the opportunities it provides and speaking to graduates they enjoy it


    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • With 15+ interns it was decent and for those who didn't live in the area previously it really helped


  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • It was near London so expensive but the wage reflects that with an increase compared to other internships I looked at.


  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • 3/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • 3/5

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Placement Year (10 Months+)

22nd June 2020

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