Job in Public Life

Working for Scotland ? [more]

1184434-scottish-government-buttonDiversity in public life project share information about public sector employment with our BME project participants and PLC members. Vacancies which are based around Edinburgh and Lothians are selected to distribute within our network. We also disseminate info about graduate programs, placements, internships opportunities from different public bodies. Click here to see more information / current vacancies. 

Working in Politics ? [More]

Thinking about working in politics? Want to get some first had experience of what its like to work in the world of politics? Many political organisations, MSP, MPs recruit interns for a fixed period; this is an ideal way to gain practical knowledge, skills and training in your chosen field. Most of the MSPs recruit caseworker, parliamentary assistant, admin assistant and researcher for their parliamentary/constituency offices as a paid job. Internships can be paid or unpaid and usually last between 3 and 12 months. To find out most recent vacancies please click here. 

If you are a member of BME community and living around Edinburgh and Lothian, we can help with your application. Please get in touch with Mizan Rahman at ELREC. E-mail: or Tel: 0131 556 0551