The Constitution Unit


Being a Special Adviser - How to deal with the tensions

"Politics is a team game. The Spad has got to be part of your team, but they've got to be integrated into a bigger team. I think the good SpAds knew that ; the ego Spads made that more difficult." - Former Secretary of State

"Observe discretion and express comment with moderation, avoiding personal attacks" - Code of Conduct for Special Advisers.

Being a Special Adviser Video Series