2. Internships - Assistant PR Officer Internship

Assistant PR Officer Internship 

Role purpose: We are offering a fantastic opportunity for a self-starter, passionate about communication and with strong writing skills to broaden your experience within a creative, supportive environment. This is an exciting and varied role providing you with practical experience in developing effective communications; whilst giving you the opportunity to raise awareness and positively promote the important work we do at The Children's Trust.

Location: Tadworth Court, Tadworth, Surrey, KT20 5RU

Duration: The internship will last approximately 3 - 6 months, depending on your availability and the needs of the charity.

Time commitment:  2 - 3 days per week, 9am - 5pm (Flexible)

What will the role involve:

  • Work with the PR Officer to secure local and online news coverage
  • Help develop creative media strategies to support departments across the organisation
  • Support with celebrity engagement
  • Work with our digital specialist to maximize our online media coverage and increase engagement with key stakeholders.
  • Help manage the day to day running of the press office – enquiries, media monitoring, case study library, evaluation reports, PR calendar and publicity consent forms etc.

What skills and experience will you need? 

  • Experience of working on your own initiative and as part of a team
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Adaptability & flexibility
  • A 'can do' attitude

What can this role offer you?

  • References for any future job (on successful completion of internship).
  • Volunteer Certificate and recognition of thanks
  • Local travel and lunch expenses will be paid in line with our policy
  • Develop skills in PR and Communication within the charity sector

How to apply: 

Please click the 'fill in an application form' link at the top right of the page to complete an application. 

About The Children's Trust: The Children's Trust is the UK's leading charity for children with brain injury. Come and join our team of 500 dedicated volunteers who support us in the vital work that we do, to give children with brain injury the best life possible.


Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Monday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Tuesday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Wednesday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Thursday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Friday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Saturday - Morning, Afternoon
  • Sunday - Morning, Afternoon