Work Experience Student at Pinsent Masons

Start Date:
2015
Location:
London
Programme Type:
Work Experience
Salary:
£0 weekly
Review Date:
October 2015

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Review Score

8.4/10

1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis:

9/10

As a work experience student, I spent a day in a different seat of the firm, and was supervised by a trainee solicitor, who gave me work and explained the work that they did in that division.

2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?

9/10

I have developed my confidence, and have learnt to apply precision to the tasks which I have been given.

3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?

8/10

I really enjoyed my programme, particularly because I was able to meet and interact with like-minded people who were all striving towards the same goal.

4. How valued do you feel by Pinsent Masons?

9/10

I feel very valued, and I was well taken care of in my time at the firm.

5. How well organised/structured is your programme?

9/10

It was very organised, and provided a time-table, allowing me to be informed of the developments, and to understand what was going on at any given down.

6a. How much support do you receive from your training provider?

9/10

A lot of support, they frequently gave me advice and checked up on me to make sure that I understood the work I was given.

6b. How much support do you receive from your employer?

9/10

A lot of support, they frequently gave me advice and checked up on me to make sure that I understood the work I was given.

7. How well does your salary/package meet your costs?

6/10

I did not have a salary.

8. Are there many opportunities outside of work?

8/10

Yes there are, and many opportunities to socialise.

9a. Would you recommend Pinsent Masons to a friend? *

Yes

9b. Why? *

It is a highly-valuable experience, which is in very short supply. Pinsent Masons' Work Experience Programme is very well thought out, and I appreciated that.

10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Pinsent Masons? *

They should read through the website thoroughly, and should ensure that they include everything that they can to show that they are capable and determined to gain a place on the programme.

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