Did you know that there is actually no legally recognised employment status of “intern”?
Organisations and churches offering "internships" need to be really clear on which alternative legally recognised status applies to the particular arrangement that they are putting in place.
The 3-minute read below gives really helpful pointers.
There is no such thing as an intern April2023
Information from Mark Mason
Based in Belfast, Mark Masonadvises clients from all over the UK on employment law matters. He is a network associate of Global Connections and has a particular interest in advising churches and mission agencies in the areas of employment law and people management. Mark is passionate about helping clients with a Christian ethos to have HR policies and practices that are legally compliant and reflective of the ethos of the organisation.