Below are details of any current vacancies we have along with details of who to contact for each post.

We are an equal opportunities employer. Due to the location of Wiston House in West Sussex, posts based here are not accessible by public transport.

Please note that we do not acknowledge receipt of individual applications and it is not our policy to pay expenses for interviews.

We regret we are unable to respond to or acknowledge receipt of applications and that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

CVs in isolation will not be accepted.




We are now recruiting for intern positions. Interested candidates should send their CV and a covering letter to with the word ‘Intern’ in the subject line. The closing date for applications is 1700 on Monday 27 February. Interviews will take place at our offices on Tuesday 7 March.

We hope a successful candidate will join us w/c 17 April with a further opportunity in September (timing to be confirmed).

Internship Charter


Programme Development Associate

Purpose of Post

Work with Programme Directors (PDs) to support our programme of work in developing a programme of projects and programmes in support of UK foreign policy objectives and to increase our productivity and reach. The Programme Development Associate (PDA) is likely to work across the range of Wilton Park policy themes of conflict prevention, resolution and state building; defence and security; global economy; human rights, good governance and faith; multilateral institutions; international development, sustainable development and the environment. The PDA will provide both intellectual input and logistical support in helping to coordinate event preparation, in some cases, continuing to work on their delivery.

Application Pack

Application Form

If you are interested in applying for this post, please send your completed application form with equal opportunities questionnaire to by midday on Monday 6 March quoting PDA in the subject line. Interviews will take place on Thursday 16 March.


Casual operations assistants

We are looking for casual hospitality assistants aged 16 or over to start with immediate effect.

This is a great opportunity to learn various aspects of hospitality including working front of house at our reception desk, conference support, bar steward, waiter or kitchen assistant.

A variety of shifts are available during busy periods throughout the year.  Smart appearance and good communication skills are essential.

The hours will be variable including days, evenings and weekends.

If you are interested, please email


Apprenticeship Scheme

As an Investors in People accredited organisation, Wilton Park has long acknowledged the importance of building for the future and offering development to new talent by providing the opportunity for gaining practical skills through real workplace experience and achieving a work based qualification.

Wilton Park have recently been working in conjunction with Northbrook College and the Creative Process Apprenticeship scheme to offer a variety of apprenticeships at Wilton Park.

We currently have three apprentices: an Apprentice Chef working towards Level 3 Professional Cookery Diploma; a Hospitality Apprentice working towards ILM Level 3 Certificate in Management and a Digital Media Apprentice working towards Level 3 Certificate in Creative and Digital Media.


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