Health and wellness student intern

Position title
Oxygen health and wellness student intern
Work term type
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
How long was your work term?
4 months
Work industry
Health Science
Workplace wellness and health promotion

Work review

With reflection, was your first day well-structured and organized? 
Went smoothly
Did the on-the-job training allow you to be successful in your role?
Very helpful
Was your work challenging and engaging?
The projects you worked on, did they give you valuable experience toward your career goals?
Very helpful
What did you like best about your internship/co-op? What type of work were you doing?

What I liked best was how engaged and helpful my supervisor was. He was very approachable and easy to talk to about any work concerns I had. We built an open and effective work relationship where my goals and the placement goals was discussed and a mutual ground was reached if there were any discrepancies to ensure the work I was completing was meaningful. The type of work I completed included developing promotions and health initiatives tailored to CGI. I helped teach fitness classes and was given on going assignments throughout my placement.

What did you like least about your internship/co-op?

There wasn't anything that I particularly disliked.

Manager experience

Did your manager(s) provide you with support and coaching to be effective in your role?
All the time
Did you receive clear and actionable feedback from your manager(s) during your work term?
All the time
Did you feel comfortable asking your manager(s) questions, when needed?
Open door policy
Feedback to management about the internship/co-op program: 

The internship was well rounded and satisfied all my goals and learning objectives but this is majorly due to how engaged my supervisor is.

Social experience

To what degree did the team make you feel welcome, included and valued?
Like family
How often were there opportunities to participate in social activities with your colleagues?
Describe the office environment/culture.

As it was only me and my supervisof in the office, it is usually a quiet environment.

What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Free coffee Subsided gym membership

Final notes

Did the internship/co-op experience match what was described in the job listing and interview?
Just as advertised
Would you recommend this internship/co-op to a friend?
Would you work at this employer full-time if offered a job?
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Work types Cultural fit Location