Front-end Developer at Clock Ltd

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Kings Langley
Review Date
Roles
Internet/e-Commerce/New Media

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4.2/5

The Role
4.8
The Company
4.8
The Culture
2.5

The Role

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

Working at Clock surpassed my expectations of a work placement, I had a really great time.
5 /5

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

Everyone is very friendly and open, you feel part of the team.
5 /5

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

As long as you communicate well, support is always available when needed.
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

At times we were very busy, projects with tight deadlines had to be met.
4 /5

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

You work on real projects and feel that you could create a significant impact through your work.
5 /5

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

I felt that I had learnt and developed a lot of skills during my placement at Clock in comparison to my time at University.
5 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

It was pretty relaxed and easy to talk to one another.
5 /5

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

I felt it was well organised, I was never confused with process and any questions I had were answered promptly.
5 /5

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

I spent time with other developers reviewing my work, we attended conferences and held group discussions.
5 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Working from home
5 /5

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

I have been offered a job to return after I had completed my degree.
5 /5

The Culture

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

There were quite a few social activities being organised all the time.
5 /5

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

I commuted in to the office though there were a few shops and pubs nearby which were decently priced.
0 /5

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

0 /5

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

There were many events and opportunities to go out.
5 /5