Spa Sales Consultant at Golfbreaks.com

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Windsor South West
Review Date
Salary
£12,000 - £13,999
Roles
Customer Service Sales

6.5/10

The Role
7.0
Organisation
6.8

Socialising

5.5

The Role

Role Description

To advise our clients on the best Spa packages and venues available to them based on their needs and requirements.

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

Was good to an extent - had some real down points though which tarnished the last few months.

7/10

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

Great team spirit - however some management made me feel second priority to other colleagues.

7/10

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

poor communication.

5/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Workflow fluctuated - supply and demand etc

8/10

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

Were given quite a bit of free roaming to do as we pleased.

8/10

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

Great business placement which will provide knowledge for all sorts of businesses.

7/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Great atmosphere when incentives were going!

6/10

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

was well organised - however a lack of communication lead to a lot of confusion amongst the placement team, moving departments etc.

7/10

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

A lot of 1 - 1 training and a few weeks of intensive shadowing to get us up and running - constant top ups and refresher training.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • National Travel
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Above 25 days holiday
8/10

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

Good - if you get into marketing or product. Sales floor is full!

5/10

Social

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

Everyone in the office is of a young age - socialising is an important part of this office.

8/10

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

Windsor is ridiculously expensive.

3/10

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

Average - i live locally so have other options but for people who move here for the job it is literally just Windsor..

5/10

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

The company have a football league going

6/10