Journalist Job in the ITV Maidstone Newsroom

 

Closing Date is September 22nd, just a week to go.

Production Journalist - ITV News Meridian

  

Base: Maidstone

 

Permanent role.

 

At ITV News Meridian Production Journalists are at the heart of our award-winning news operation, working across all of our output throughout the day – on-air and online. 


We have a vacancy at our newsroom in Maidstone in Kent for a keen, self-starting, ideas-rich, journalist, with a passion for local news, who is ready to take the next step in their career. 


The successful applicant will be hard-working, bring in lots of stories and excel at social media and online content. In our newsroom you will write scripts, edit news pictures, assist our web curator as well as working on content for our flagship 6pm programme. 

 
More details here;
 

Google News Initiative Fellowship - opens to students and recent graduates

GNI Fellowship

The Google News Initiative Fellowship connects students and recent graduates who want to explore the intersection between journalism and technology with news organisations.

The successful candidates will kick off their careers in the news industry by spending 8 weeks in Summer working with experts in newsrooms and creating a professional network. 

Applications for the 2020 Google News Initiative Fellowship in Europe are now open. We are offering 50 exciting fellowship placements across 14 countries. Read the eligibility criteria and apply before 30 March 2020!

The GNI Fellowship is funded by the Google News Initiative and is also available worldwide. Find out more about the programme in non-EU countries here.

Apply Here

BBC Journalism Trainee Scheme open for applications

 

Scheme Overview

You will undertake training while working alongside news teams creating content for multiple platforms. You’ll get hands-on experience involving researching, writing and broadcasting news.

We offer general journalism trainee places around the UK which means you could be working in one of our newsrooms or news programmes in London, Salford, Cardiff, Shetland or Orkney. 

The scheme takes 10 months to complete and will equip you with the skills to move into a permanent role at the BBC.

How much will I be paid?

The salary for the year will be £21,216. If you are based in London, the salary is £25,776 per annum.

More details here

 

PA Media Job - Closes February 15th

 

PA Media is looking for a Regional Reporter to cover Yorkshire and the north east of England for one of the UK’s key newsgathering organisations.

We need an accomplished self-starter who can turn their hand to everything from high profile court cases to human interest stories, producing fast, fair and accurate copy.

We can only consider applicants with journalism qualifications, including media law and shorthand.

They will also have an extensive track record of producing stills and video when needed, using social media to gather news and producing their own stories.

More Details here;

ITV News Traineeship open for Applications

 

This is a nine-month programme starting on Monday 28th September 2020 and we are looking for 12 talented journalists, seven of whom will work in one of our English Regional newsrooms in ITV Anglia (Norwich); ITV Central (Birmingham); ITV Granada (Media City, Salford); ITV Meridian (Nr Southampton); ITV Tyne Tees & Border (Gateshead, nr Newcastle); ITV West Country (Bristol); or ITV Yorkshire (Leeds). Two trainees will be based in our national newsrooms; one for ITV Cymru Wales in Cardiff and the other for UTV in Belfast. Two trainees will be working in our Network newsroom based in London, plus we have an opportunity for one trainee to be based on Jersey at ITV Channel (St Helier).

You’ll receive a salary of £24,116 per annum for all roles outside of London (£26,660 pro-rata in London) and five weeks annual leave during the scheme, plus public holidays. A very high percentage of those who graduate from the programme have gone on to secure permanent jobs with both ITV News and ITV more widely, although there are no guarantees of continued employment beyond the 9 months.

More Details can be found http://www.itvjobs.com/news-traineeship/

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