Take a look at our website which gives our perspective on this tricky topic.
You can also read this article on the Inside Careers website which may answer some of the other queries you may have. There are two other sites that may be useful:
- Interns Anonymous was set up by two graduates who were working as unpaid interns. It aims to be a forum for interns to share their experiences and discuss the ethics of unpaid employment
- Rightsforinterns Trades Union Congress (TUC) website that sets outs the rights you have as an intern, and how they can be enforced