We are seeking a politically alert, self-motivated candidate with an awareness of current affairs to Intern for three/four days a week in the political office of Shaun Bailey, Government Adviser on youth, welfare and communities.
The role will include:
- Drafting correspondence
- Keeping records of client contact
- General research and administrative duties
- Other general office duties as required
The ideal candidate will be:
- Articulate and accurate in their written work
- Politically engaged and aware
- IT literate
- Organised and capable to working to deadlines
For more information on Shaun Bailey's work, please visit www.shaunbailey.co.uk.
The role being advertised is a voluntary one. As such, there are no set hours and responsibilities and you should be free to come and go as you wish. If the post demands set hours and/or has a specific job description you may be deemed to be a ‘worker’ and be covered by National Minimum Wage legislation. See http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Employment/Employees/
TheNationalMinimumWage/index.htm for more information about National Minimum Wage.
In May 2012 the House of Commons Library revised their Standard Note ‘National Minimum Wage and Volunteers’ and it can be seen here: www.parliament.uk/briefing-papers/SN00697