The Parliamentary Veterinary Internship

Applications for the Parliamentary Veterinary Internship are now Closed

£25,000 (£43k FTE)

Commencement Date
October 2023

1 Year (with the potential to remain for a second year)

Part-Time (4 days per week whilst Parliament is sitting)

The internship offers the chance to work at the House of Lords alongside the sole veterinarian in the House of Lords, Professor the Lord Trees. It offers a personal insight into veterinary policy and the parliamentary process; a chance for those interested in policy making and the roles of veterinarians in society to develop new skills and provides a unique career development opportunity.

This position is open to veterinary surgeons registered with the RCVS. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to the advancement of the veterinary profession in the UK.

Applications are now Closed

When the position opens again, an advert will be posted on this page.

In the meantime, should you have any questions about the internship, please direct them to the current intern, Fiona Shuttleworth, at: