Student at Shoosmiths

Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
Birmingham West Midlands
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Employment Law

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9.6/10

About You
9.5
The Organisation
9.3
Everything Else

10.0

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

The one week vacation scheme was extremely enjoyable - I had the chance to go to the Summer Social Party which was a great opportunity to socialise with trainees and other lawyers

9/10

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2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?

I felt very valued - all members of the team were extremely encouraging and interested in my experiences and how I was getting along

10/10

3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?

I received a great deal of guidance - my trainee host and supervisor were absolutely brilliant!

10/10

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

9/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

Very well structured, with assignments and projects to work on. There was something to get on with during every day of the week.

10/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Very friendly and welcoming. Shoosmiths are an amazing firm. Their friendly culture is really evident!

10/10

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

They gave me feedback on tasks that I had completed so I was never left unsure as to how I had performed in a task.

10/10

8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?

9/10

9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?

10/10

10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?

7/10

Other Information

11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?


12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?

10/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

10/10

14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?

10/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

10/10

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