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Reference: 92124

Date Added: 25 March 2024
Closing Date: 26 April 2024

Job Title: Intern

Working For: Chris Loder MP (West Dorset)

Location: Remote

Salary: IPSA Pay Band

Length of Contract: 6 months

Job Details

The MP for West Dorset is currently looking for an intern to join his team on a part time, 10 hours per week basis, working remotely alongside his parliamentary staff. This is a great opportunity for someone with an interest in politics to see the inner workings of a parliamentary office and gain valuable experience working for an MP.

Key responsibilities:

  • Managing the assigning of casework
  • Assisting/learning how to manage casewor
  • Assisting on projects where necessary
  • Researching information for briefings
  • Providing basic administrative support
  • Analysing, evaluating and presenting data
  • Ensuring all data is up to date and handled in line with data protection legislation


  • Integrity, Trust and Public service
  • Ability to maintain complete discretion and confidentiality
  • Values sympathetic to the Conservative Party

Upon appointment you will be required to apply for security clearance, undertaken by the Security Vetting and Pass Office. See Members’ Staff Security Clearance page for further info. MPs generally pay staff in accordance with IPSA guidelines.

Closing Date: 26 April 2024

Interview/Start Dates

Please note that applications will be considered on a rolling basis and an appointment may be made before the closing date. Interviews will therefore take place ASAP with a start date negotiable but ASAP too.

Application Details

When you apply, please submit your CV and short covering letter by email to jobs@chrisloder.co.uk with “Internship Application: [your name]” as the email subject line.

Website: http://www.chrisloder.co.uk/

Additional Notes