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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. 

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Intern, Public Services and Communities 

£17,108 per annum (London Living Wage) + benefits

35 hours per week, fixed term

We're looking for a creative and committed self-starter with an interest in public policy to undertake a six month fixed term internship providing support, public engagement, stakeholder management and project administration on several flagship projects within Public Services and Communities (PSC) team, part of the RSA's Action and Research Centre programme.

Closing date: Midnight Monday 19 September 2016


Intern, Citizens' Economic Council 

£17,108 per annum (London Living Wage) + benefits

35 hours per week with some flexibility

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and committed self-starter with excellent organisational skills to undertake a six month fixed term internship on a high profile and innovative Action and Research Centre programme, the RSA’s Citizens’ Economic Council. The RSA Citizens’ Economic Council aims to increase the influence that citizens have on national economic decisions.  

Closing date: Midnight Monday 19 September 2016



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.