Steward Initial Adjustment Report – View

Ariel Pinto

User IDariel2019
Today's DateAugust 18, 2019
NameAriel Pinto
Current Host PlacementVictory Gardens For Peace, a Project of Ecology Action
Host and/or Supervisor NameMatt Drewno
I am satisfied with my placement site4
I am starting to meet training objectives5
I am learning new skills5
Building on my existing skills5
I am clear about my responsibilities as a Steward5
I am clear about my J-1 visa obligations5
I am clear about contacting MESA first if I need to use my medical insurance5
I am clear about the reports I send MESA5
i am happy with my living situation4
I am receiving the stipend I agreed to5
I am training the hours I expected5
I am not having problems with my English3
I am not feeling homesick!4
Meets all my expectations5
Had a good arrival and/or Skype orientation5
Answers my questions clearly5
Is giving me the help I need to get started5
Is well organized5
Administers a high quality program5
Understands his/her role as a Host5
Understands why I came to the USA5
Knows my personal training objectives5
Gaves me a good orientation for my placement5
Gives me a good introduction to other interns/staff/employees5
Clearly explained my training schedule5
Is a good trainer/mentor5
Involves me in a diversity of activities5
Gives me responsibility5
Respects my opinion5
Has good communication skills5
Has a well run business5
Is safety conscious5
Provides good working conditions5
Provides personal protective equipment4
Maintains machinery in good condition4
Maintains buildings and work areas well5
Has helped me get settled in5
Helped me integrate into the community5
Is interested in my culture3
Was the MESA information you received in your home country clear? Was the description of your training site accurate? What more would you have liked MESA to send you before you left you home country?Clear information & orientation.
If you worked with a Program Representative in your home country, was he/she helpful? Is there anything more the Representative could have done to help you complete your application or to better understand MESA's program?Was ok.
Any problems with housing, electricity, heat, phone, driver's license, bank account, transportation? Other problems?No problems.
Describe the training you have received since getting to your placement site. What have you learned so far? Have you attended any special training, workshops, conferences, classes, etc.?Working both ways theorical and practical, and conversations with community gardens.
Have you been involved in an cultural activities since your arrival? (examples : farmers' workshop, library event, soccer games, family activities, etc)Yes! Really is a nice community.
Any suggestions to improve MESA's program?Try to speak in the native lenguage from other people around the world.
By checking "YES" you confirm that you are the person listed on the top of this survey and that all information is accurate and truthfulYes