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current intern opportunities at the RSA

current intern opportunities at the RSA

All current internship opportunities at the RSA will be advertised on this page. 

Don't miss our next opportunities! You can join our  internship programme mailing list by sending your contact details to recruitment@rsa.org.uk.

Intern, Public Services and Communities

£17,745 per annum (equivalent to the London Living Wage) + benefits

35 hours per week, fixed term for 6 month, based in London WC2

We're hiring! Passionate about public services and communities? This paid internship is a great opportunity to support our work with the PSC team.In this role you’ll be providing administrative and research support for a broad range of projects in the Public Services and Communities team, conducting desk based and quantitative research, completing literature reviews, engaging with citizens and stakeholders, arranging seminars and events and contributing to the team’s ideas and development. You will also contribute to PSC’s social media presence via blogs and Twitter and have the opportunity to contribute to content on the RSA website.

Closing date: Midnight on Monday 10 April 2017

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Intern, Chief Executive’s Office & RSA Global

£17,745 per annum (equivalent to the London Living Wage)+ benefits

35 hours per week, fixed term for 6 months, based in London WC2

We are currently seeking an intern to provide research support to the Chief Executive to assist him with preparing for speeches, writing articles for newspapers and other publications, carrying out research projects and his regular blog posts. In addition, you will assist the RSA Global team with research on global trends, market analysis and writing blogs relating to their work as and when requested by the Director of RSA Global. You will be an ambitious self-starter with a keen interest in politics or economics, and the work, aims and ethos of the RSA. You will have proven experience of having conducted desk research along with excellent writing skills and excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Closing date: Midnight Monday 3 April 2017

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Intern, Creative Learning & Development

£17,745 per annum (equivalent to the London Living Wage) + benefits

35 hours per week, fixed term for 6 months, based in London WC2

In this role you will have the opportunity to focus on two key projects; Learning about Culture and The RSA Academies’ Performing Arts Hub and get involved in the delivery of some of the other live projects we are working on, including the Pupil Design Awards and Mental Health and Wellbeing project in the West Midlands, the Cultural Learning Exchange with South Korea, the City of Learning prototyping project in Brighton and the Refugee Education project in Athens. You’ll show your commitment to the RSA’s mission and in particular, the work of the Creative Learning and Development team. You’ll be able to demonstrate your understanding of education policy and practice, and the role of professional arts organisations working in educational contexts

Closing date: Midnight Sunday 2 April 2017

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Intern, Economy, Enterprise and Manufacturing

£17,745 per annum (equivalent to the London Living Wage) + benefits

35 hours per week, fixed term for 6 months, based in London WC2

We're hiring! Passionate about communities & enterprise? This paid internship is a great opportunity to support our work with the EEM team.In this role you’ll be providing administrative and research support for projects in the Economy, Enterprise and Manufacturing team, working half your time on the Community Business Leaders Programme. You’ll support with: the development and organisation of training sessions across the UK, including coordinating venues, travel and accommodation; co-developing the ongoing communications strategy for the programme and programme materials. You will also have the opportunity to get involved in other projects in the Economy, Enterprise and Manufacturing (EEM) programme.

Closing date: Midnight Monday 3 April 2017

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ABOUT OUR INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

My internship at the RSA has been a wonderful experience - I’ve felt challenged and come away with so much more than I thought possible. I can’t recommend it enough!

Ellie Lanham

I was starting to tear my hair out at the prospect of finding an opportunity to gain experience within this sector; then I found the RSA internship scheme.

Hilary Chittenden

Who can apply?

The RSA welcomes new perspectives on its work and our interns will come from many different backgrounds and disciplines - from recent graduates and those wanting a sabbatical, to those looking to change career. We're looking for hard-working, open-minded and collaborative people who want to change the world.

 

When and where?

Internships will usually last between three and six months. The start and anticipated duration of internships will be advertised with each opportunity, along with details of how to apply. The majority of our interns will be based with us at our head office on John Adam Street, London, although this might differ on a project-by-project basis.

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