UK Parliament to host Recruitment Fair in historic Westminster Hall


The UK Parliament is holding a Recruitment Fair on Thursday 9th May 2019.

On 9th May, job hunters of all ages and backgrounds are invited to Parliament to find out more about working in the House of Commons, the House of Lords and the Parliamentary Digital Service. In the historic Westminster Hall, current staff representing a huge range of careers will be on hand to talk about their roles and offer advice about applying to work in Parliament.

Find out more about working at the centre of the UK’s democratic system, learn about the hundreds of roles available, including retail, hospitality, policy, parliamentary procedure, research, customer service and human resources, all of which play a vital part in ensuring that Parliament runs effectively. Parliament welcomes applications from all qualified candidates and champions a diverse and inclusive workplace.

Date and time

  • Date: Thursday 9th May 2019
  • Entry Time: Between 3pm and 6.20pm (timed ticket entry)
  • Venue: Westminster Hall, Houses of Parliament

Some of the customer-focussed jobs you can find out about include:

  • Visitor Assistant
  • Retail Assistant
  • Barista
  • Chef
  • Committee Assistant
  • Waiter/Waitress
  • Doorkeeper
  • Education Assistant
  • Reception and Facilities Coordinator
  • Enquiry Executive
  • Bookings and Marketing Assistant
  • Security Officer
  • Committee Clerk
  • Policy Analyst
  • Researchers
  • Housekeepers
  • Records Manager
  • Payroll Officer
  • Archives Assistant
  • HR Business Partner

You will also be able to find out about a wide range of other parliamentary careers and meet representatives from Parliament’s award-winning Workplace Equality Networks and the Recruitment and Diversity and Inclusion teams.

How to book your place at the Recruitment Fair

As spaces are limited, tickets must be booked in advance.

Please book your tickets on our website.

Alternatively, contact Visit Parliament by email at or by calling 020 7219 4114 (Monday to Saturday, 9am to 5pm).