Politics: A day in the life of a Politician with Richard Holden MP and his team. – Speakers for Schools

Politics: A day in the life of a Politician with Richard Holden MP and his team.

Politics: A day in the life of a Politician with Richard Holden MP and his team.


Age: 14-19

Duration: 1 day

Industry: Government/Civil Service

Application deadline: 24/06/2022

Dates: 01/07/2022 – 01/07/2022

**This opportunity if for young people located North West Durham constituency and surrounding DH postcode areas**

Richard Holden MP and his team are hosting a virtual event for young people in schools and colleges across North West Durham. Come and join in to gain an understanding of how politics works, how people get into politics and the many different pathways it leads to.

Feel free to ask Richard and his team anything that sparks your interest as we discuss the world of politics, governance and how the UK, and local constituencies, are run.

Richard was elected to North West Durham in 2019. He started his career at CCHQ and worked his way up to become a Member of Parliament and was recently promoted to a PPS (Parliamentary Private Secretary) which gives him even more responsibility as an MP.

Come along, ask whatever you like, and see if you can find a pathway into an interesting and dynamic career.

When applying, answer the following questions

  • What do you already know about our organisation?

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Listening
 Teamwork
 Leadership
 Speaking

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