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Macmillan Internship

Contract Type
Expiry Date
12-Week Voluntary Programme Start date: Monday 25th June 2018

Job Description

Your chance to shine this Summer with a Macmillan Internship 

Looking for an exciting and unique opportunity to learn, develop and enhance your skills and experience?  

Are you keen to learn more about one of the UK’S largest charities whilst also making a difference to people living with cancer? Then a Macmillan Internship this summer could be just what you are looking for.

With tailored training and hands on experience, You’ll be part of our amazing and inspiring team.

With the chance to network with people across all areas of Macmillan, We will help you develop new skills and discover your strengths, so you can get your career off to a great start.

We don’t care where you’ve been – just where you’re going. Whether you’re a student, graduate or simply looking to change your career or move into the charity sector, our internship scheme is open to you. All we ask is you are over 18 years of age.

Diversity and Inclusion
Macmillan is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion at all levels. We strongly believe the best way to support our diverse customer base is ensuring we have a diverse team to represent all cultures and backgrounds which will place us in the best position to support people living with cancer.

Career opportunities while you are here
Our internship scheme is designed to develop and nurture talent and we will support you every step of the way.

It will put you in a great position to get started if you’re considering a career in the charity sector.  We will help you apply for positions with us when they come up – including internal only vacancies -  and your time with us will give your application a real boost.

What Macmillan will give you

  • A full induction to help you understand more about your role and how it fits into the wider organisation.
  • A development plan to enable you to gain the skills necessary to make the next step.
  • A buddy and mentoring scheme to give you the support you need.
  • Project work to give you a sense of ownership over the work you produce.
  • A chance to work on a team fundraising project.
  • Access to apply for internal-only vacancies with coaching from the recruitment team on making a successful application.

The finer details…
Our Summer Internship will run 3 days per week within normal office hours (9 – 5). We have multiple opportunities across Macmillan. Whilst the majority are based in London, we also have some exciting placements in the Midlands, South West England and Brighton. 

Assessments are planned for w/c. 14 May. 

So what are you waiting for?

Please note the South West England role and both Midlands roles will be home based. For these specific roles, interviews may be conducted within the locality or via Skype, please ensure that you have this facility available to you, should you be shortlisted.

The Brighton role will be based at The Horizon Centre, Brighton and interviews will be held on Thursday 17th May for this specific role.