Reflecting on my first three weeks…

Having now been on the Scheme for three weeks, it’s probably high time for me to start reflecting on my initial experiences as a Trainee in the Council. The first week was mainly an induction – meeting my line manager, my department colleagues, my professional manager, and contacting officers from other departments in the Council. … Continue reading Reflecting on my first three weeks…

Reflecting on my first three weeks…

Having now been on the Scheme for three weeks, it’s probably high time for me to start reflecting on my initial experiences as a Trainee in the Council. The first week was mainly introductory – meeting my line manager, my department colleagues, my professional manager, and contacting officers from other departments in the Council. I’m … Continue reading Reflecting on my first three weeks…

How are things so far – First Week in the Life of a Translation Professional Trainee!

As a 21 year old young girl, starting my first full time professional job was a daunting prospect! Being a 'freshman' from University - the world of work was unfamiliar to me - and I wasn't quite sure what to expect in my first week. In particular, because we are currently working from home as … Continue reading How are things so far – First Week in the Life of a Translation Professional Trainee!

Moving on from the Scheme……

Almost a year after starting as a Health and Safety Professional Trainee on the Scheme and strangely I'm no longer involved. That's because I've been lucky enough to have a Permanent position within the council. My official title is Environmental Quality Assurance Engineer within Highways and Municipal. The 7 months I had on the Scheme … Continue reading Moving on from the Scheme……