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Policy Intern

Closing Date: Monday 1st July 2024

Job Title
: Policy Intern

: Full time, 6 month contract

Working For
: Action on Smoking and Health

: Hybrid (remote and in office in Vauxhall, London)

: National Living Wage/London Living Wage depending on location

Job details
: A full time Policy Intern is required for the public health charity Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) for an initial period of 6 months, with the possibility of extending to a year.

Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) is a public health charity that works to eliminate the harm caused by tobacco. Smoking is the largest preventable cause of death and disease in the UK and accounts for half the difference in life expectancy between the richest and poorest in society.

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

A strong academic record and relevant university degree/equivalent work experience
An interest in health policy
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong administrative and IT skills

We welcome applications from postgraduate students. EU and non-EU nationals must have the right to work in UK for a period of 2 years minimum. ASH is unable to sponsor working visas.

Closing Date:
11:59pm Monday 1st July 2024

Interview/Start Dates:
We will conduct interviews on a rolling basis with a start date asap following the interview. Please note, if an appointment is made before the deadline, the post will close early. 

Application Details:

Please email your CV and a covering letter to along with a confirmation of your UK right to work status (UK citizen, EU settled/pre-settled status, visa condition) and when/if it expires. Those shortlisted for interview will be contacted on a rolling basis. ASH is unable to sponsor working visas.