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Junior Journalist Apprenticeship DAMSON MEDIA LIMITED

Training and practising as Junior Journalist. You will cover and learn everything from news and political events, interviews skills, news story etc. You will study for the NCTJ diploma in Journalism as well as Junior Journalism apprenticeship certificate.

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. Times TBC.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001738522

  • Positions

    1 available

Damson media require a junior journalist apprentice to work and learn under a qualified journalist.

Duties will include:

  • You will cover everything from news and political events, interviews, news story etc
  • You will learn the skills to confidently interview professionals from a wide range of disciplines and backgrounds and then craft those interviews into an informative and entertaining story
  • You will learn news writing skills
  • Opportunity for the right individual to enhance your ability as a journalist and help inform, educate and entertain our audience

You will study for the NCTJ diploma in Journalism as well as Junior Journalism apprenticeship certificate.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good written and spoken English, Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite, CMS, social media, 

Personal qualities

  • Time management

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE

Future prospects

  • Assistant Editor/Deputy Editor/Editor roles

About the employer

Publishers of magazine on latest news, views and features on health, home and family life includingthat of  TV celebrities – from health specialists Dr Chris Steele in Dear Doctor, Dr Ranj Singh in Healthy Child and Doctor Hilary Jones in Live to 100, to property guru Martin Roberts in Property & Home. For the latest news, interviews, features and opinions from the experts you know and love.

Employer

DAMSON MEDIA LIMITED

Address

Suite 2

143

Caledonian Road

London

N1 0SL

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Training

Training provider

Learning and Development Bureau

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Learning and Development Bureau

Contact

Joe 01634540669 joe@learninganddevelopmentbureau.org.uk

You will learn the skills to confidently interview professionals from a wide range of disciplines and backgrounds and then craft those interviews into an informative and entertaining story.

You will learn news writing skills.

You will study for the NCTJ diploma in Journalism as well as Level 3 Junior Journalism Apprenticeship Standard programme. Functional Skills in maths and English if required.

Apprenticeship standard

Junior journalist

Level 3 (A level)


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