Today we're opening the UK Parliament Fast Stream programme for 2021.
Apply now, and in a year you could start your placement in the @HouseofCommons or @UKHouseofLords.
As a Fast Streamer here, you’ll work with politicians from all parties to scrutinise Government policy and support the UK’s democratic process.
You might manage evidence sessions for a select committee inquiry, or work in the Chambers assisting in the passage of legislation.
Sep 18, 2020 • 13 tweets • 3 min read
Recently we've shared the people, stories, and secret histories behind 150 years of the Palace of Westminster. See what you've learned in our quiz! ⬇️
(🤫 Psst: No one sees your choices, so don't worry about getting it wrong! We'll be back with answers later.)
Read our thread to see our jobs of the week, or click through below to browse all our open positions 👇
The @UKHouseofLords are #hiring a Director of Culture Change, who will head up a new Business Improvement and Change team.
Apply now if you have...
🙋An ability to engage and inspire people
💬 Experience in delivering major change initiatives
This year marks 150 years of the Palace of Westminster as we know it today - but there's a lot you might not know about this magnificent building.
This is the secret history of by who, how and why the Palace was rebuilt 150 years ago ⬇️ #Westminster150
The morning of 16 October 1834, two workmen arrived at the Palace of Westminster. They'd been ordered to burn two cartloads of wooden sticks in stoves in the @UKHouseofLords basement.
By 6pm, a great fire had swept through the Palace, destroying both of the Houses of Parliament.
Jul 23, 2020 • 4 tweets • 3 min read
Many hard-working teams keep UK Parliament running year round. Could you join them?
See all our current vacancies ⬇️
Job of the week in the @HouseofCommons is Sharepoint Analyst.
ℹ️ lead key aspects of improving information and data flows
🛠️ develop and maintain SharePoint sites
🤓 be an Advanced Level Microsoft SharePoint Developer
This week thousands of people in the UK joined protests over the death of George Floyd and to support the Black Lives Matter campaign.
We've had lots of questions about how to get in touch with MPs about campaigns.
Read our thread for a step by step guide ⬇️
How can my MP help on campaigns? 🙋
You can contact your MP to ask them to support a campaign that you feel strongly about.
If they agree to support this cause, they may also choose to raise it publicly in the @HouseofCommons through questions, debates, motions or amendments.
May 29, 2020 • 4 tweets • 4 min read
While most of our staff are working remotely right now, many of our teams are still recruiting. To keep everyone safe, we're doing remote video interviews and extending deadlines for some applications.
This week's picks feature communications roles, but we have more vacancies 👇
The @HouseofCommons is looking for a Digital Content Producer who can
⌨️ create and publish social and web content
📈 use analytics to monitor its performance
👩🏫 help improve skills across the team