The internship was invaluable in helping me to develop the skills required to secure a training contract to be a solicitor. I am now back in full time education completing an MA in Law and look forward to starting with the firm in 2020.
What were your main roles and responsibilities during the course of your internship?
As a Graduate Ambassador, I worked in both widening participation and direct recruitment. This involved delivering presentations for schools and colleges to inform students about their Higher Education options. I represented the University of Exeter at Information Fairs and UCAS Exhibitions, as well as helping with events on campus such as Open Days and Offer-Holder visit days.
What skills were you able to develop through the internship?
Leadership, strategic planning, IT
What attributes were you able to develop through the internship?
Commercial awareness, logical thinking, professionalism