Grade: Foundation Living Wage £18,501
Directly responsible to: Policy Manager
Full time fixed term contract ending 31st August 2022
Location: Office of the Police and Crime Commissioners in West Midlands
Closing Date: 12 noon Friday 23rd July 2021, interviews to take place virtually Wednesday 3rd August 2021
We are seeking an intern with a specific interest in policy work to provide support and capacity to the Policy and Commissioning Team within our office. This role will support policy agendas such as criminal justice or community safety and will have responsibility for implementing policy areas through partnership working, following up agreed actions and supporting meetings and events. The candidate will learn how to implement strategy and how to turn ideas into concrete policy, and will work with stakeholders at all levels.
This role would suit an individual who has an interest in the work of the Police and Crime Commissioner and would use this opportunity to add capacity to our office, while gaining and developing valuable skills and experience in the public sector, working for a politician. The individual would have the opportunity to shadow the PCC, members of staff and understand and support some of our key priorities, and training will be provided where required.
The West Midlands is a vibrant and diverse part of the country and the Police and Crime Commissioner is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from individuals of all backgrounds. Applicants must be able to demonstrate a good understanding of diversity and human rights, and a personal commitment to promoting diversity and racial equality.
For more information about the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner visit: Home - West Midlands Police & Crime Commissioner (westmidlands-pcc.gov.uk).
For an informal confidential conversation about this post, please contact Brendan Warner-Southwell on firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for applications is 12 noon, Friday 23rd July 2021. Interviews are planned to
take place virtually on Wednesday 3rd August 2021.
Please note we do not accept CV’s. To download an application form and information pack please visit: www.westmidlands-pcc.gov.uk/your-commissioner/working-for-the-police-and-crime-commissioner or telephone 0121 626 6060.