Salary: London living wage (£8.55ph)
6 months fixed term contract (ideally starting in February 2013)
The Royal Society has an opportunity for an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual to help deliver the Summer Science Exhibition as a paid intern. The Summer Science Exhibition is the Royal Society’s premier public event lasting a week with audiences as varied as school groups, the general public and VIPs in the world of science, engineering and mathematics. The exhibition is a complex event involving over 20 cutting edge exhibits from UK universities as well as a surrounding programme of café scientifique, lectures and debates and family shows.
Working with the Exhibition Project Manager and the wider Science Communication section this internship will help provide experience of programming and delivering science communication events. From time to time the post holder may also be asked to work on other projects, including the Books Prizes.
Interviews will be held w/c 4 February 2013