Direct Dialogue has a great bunch of people. You never feel that you can't ask people questions, or ask someone for help. They will literally start talking to you in the office or the canteen when you start, which is such a welcoming feeling, asking about what you do or simply joining into conversation with you. (that extends to the wider office of - more... Concern too).
As a small department, your time in the office is very hands on. This allows for plenty of learning opportunities, in an environment that is patient and understanding.
There is a great work-life balance, which can't be said for ... - less