This programme will take place between August 2nd and August 20th.
The application deadline is midnight on July 26th and all applicants can expect to hear back on the evening of July 28th.
You are aged 14-19 year old and live in the UK.
You’ll meet professionals in live
workshops and be able to ask
You’ll complete activities and work assignments to develop skills and knowledge.
Complete all work and assignments at times that are suitable to you.
This programme is free for students.
Add the experience to your CV and Personal Statement.
You’ll get practical skills and knowledge.
You’ll earn a certificate if you complete the
Kickstart your career in politics today. Gain the skills and insight you’ll need by completing our virtual work experience programme.
Get a clear understanding of what working in the industry will actually look like, complete real work and assignments and interact with industry professionals during live webinar sessions.
Upon completion you will receive a certificate to add to your CV and/or personal statement.
The politics industry is one of the most important fields in the world, where decisions are made that govern how we live.
It’s a fascinating industry that can open a lot of doors and lead to becoming a political advisor or running for parliament, but also roles in other areas including business and public affairs.
That’s why this virtual work experience programme will leave no stone unturned. From discovering more about how to begin your career in politics to understanding more about what’s required to progress to senior positions, you’ll learn a whole range of crucial topics and skills that you’ll need for your career.