External Affairs Intern

We are looking for an ambitious, enthusiastic person with a demonstrable interest in mental health, campaigning and communications to join the Institute’s External Affairs team on a six month internship. This is a fixed-term, training position.

The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience of all aspects of our external affairs work, from our public affairs and campaigning activities, to our social media, digital content and events.

As part of the team you will have the opportunity to contribute to the overall direction and the day-to-day functioning of the organisation. We can also promise a concerted and systematic focus on your own learning and professional development.

You can read the full job description and details about how to apply here.

The salary is £20,963 per annum (London Living Wage).

Deadline for applications is midnight on 10 December. Interviews will be held on 16 December.

We are an equal opportunities and Mindful employer, and welcome applications from all – including those with lived experience of a mental health condition.

Download our equality and diversity monitoring form here.