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Rating

4/5
  • The Role
    4.0
  • The Company
    4.1
  • The Culture
    3.8

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • It was an excellent internship, the work was challenging and very enjoyable.

    4/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • Everyone was very friendly, helpful and willing to help which made me feel like a valued part of the company.

    4/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • My work was reviewed regularly by my manager and I was given help if I needed it.

    5/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • I had quite a lot of work to do and was kept busy during the day. At times it was a bit slow but this is to be expected.

    4/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • The work I was given was relevant to what the company was doing and I felt like it was important.

    4/5

  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • There were a few programs which I used and I developed a greater understanding of them which will help in my university studies.

    4/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • Everyone was chatty and willing to talk to you. It was a friendly environment with a strong work ethic.

    4/5

  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • My interview day was well organised and when I started the internship the work I was going to be doing was given to me almost straight away.

    5/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • I didn't really do any training because it wasn't required for what I was doing.

    4/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Subsidised Canteen

    Subsidised/Company Gym

    5/5

  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • It was a great company to work for and I would enjoy working with them again.

    4/5

    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • There was an excellent social scene among fellow placement students and we often socialised outside of work.

    4/5

  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • The cost of living is a little bit more expensive than other places however the cost of socialising is what you would expect anywhere you go.

    4/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • The nightlife in Bristol is excellent.

    4/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • I had the opportunity to play some 5 a side football with other members of the company and there were other opportunities to get involved in activities if you desired to.

    4/5

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Details

Internship (1-4 Months)

South West

August 2014


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