Some time ago I wrote a blog going through a day in the life of a Legal Trainee for the Council. This gave an idea of the type of tasks we were completing while doing my Property and Highways seat. Lately I've been working on Planning, Employment issues and a few Prosecutions. These are the … Continue reading What does a Trainee Solicitor for the Council do?
There are no words to convey how quickly this first month has flown by. Anybody who knows me would know how much I like the Autumn Season, so I'm really looking forward to the next few months. I have been fortunate enough to receive training from a member of the council tax team and the … Continue reading First Month
Welcome to the second blog, and yes, the first month has flown by. It has been a month like no other and as they say ‘ Time flies when you’re having fun’. As you can believe the first month has been an experience and a half, after coming straight from university into the work place. … Continue reading Reflection Of My First Month
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…
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…
The first week has arrived. On the first day the seven new trainees had a face-to-face meeting in the Galeri. It was so much of a treat to meet everyone face to face. The day started with everyone having the opportunity to get to know each other. By the afternoon I had learned some interesting … Continue reading Jess’ First Week
Welcome to my first blog, ill take you through my first week as a professional trainee on the scheme. To start at the beginning, the first step was to survive the traffic to Bontnewydd...and make it to the Galeri in Caernarfon to meet the rest of the trainees and the team at Cynllun Yfory. Starting … Continue reading The First Week…
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!
In an effort to create a slightly different blog I want to create a traffic light system for my first week to try to explain all the things I've learned in my first week. Green - the things I've done, Yellow - the things I need to do and red - the things I need … Continue reading First Week Blog
With the assessment days currently under way I thought it would be practical to offer some 'tips' to those who are yet to attend. Here's a short blog with some words of advice from some of the current trainees ... “Try to enjoy the experience. Try to keep in mind that there is more than … Continue reading A few words of advice