31st May 2024- Public and Schools Engagement at the John Innes Centre, Norwich

The John Innes Centre in Norwich is offering a PIPS placement with the communications team. 

A PIP placement is available for those who wish to gain experience within a communications and engagement team to support the delivery of public engagement events and to learn skills in communicating science, event management and delivery, and stakeholder engagement.

In particular this placement supports the curation and event delivery of the annual “Find my Future” conference at the John Innes Conference Centre, where approximately 200 year 8 students from across Norfolk visit us for a day of talks and hands-on activities focussed on raising aspirations and showcasing careers in STEMM.

Deadline: 31st May 2024

Timing: Placement would ideally start in August or Sept, through to Nov/mid-Dec 2024​.

Skills: Event management, stakeholder engagement, promotion of events, social media, webpage, blog, social media and press release writing, press liaison, budget monitoring, event evaluation and reporting.​

Supervised by: James Piercy (Public Engagement Officer) and Felicity Perry (Head of Communications and Engagement)

Contact to find out more: james.piercy@jic.ac.uk