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Trainee Reporter

Border Telegraph and Peeblesshire News

Based: Galashiels

Posted: Thu 13 Sep 2018 Closing Date: Wed 26 Sep 2018
Employer: Newsquest
Job Category: Multimedia Journalists
Trainee & junior reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: Competitive
Sector: Regional Media

Job Description

THE Border Telegraph and Peeblesshire News are seeking a talented and enthusiastic trainee reporter to join their team in the beautiful Scottish Borders.

You will have a great news sense, good writing ability, and the confidence to work quickly and accurately under pressure.

The successful applicant will thrive on the challenge of breaking exclusive stories and delivering fresh, innovative ideas to enhance our coverage in print and online.

You will ideally have 100wpm shorthand, NCTJ preliminary exam passes and a strong history of work experience, as well as your own car.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate a passion for the job, a good knowledge of the circulation area and have a strong understanding of digital and social media.

This position includes in-house training to prepare our trainees for their final NQJ senior examinations, as well as a generous holiday entitlement, company pension scheme, and other benefits available as a Newsquest employee.

Contact Details

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to: by September 26.





Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Wednesday 26th September 2018.

Employer Information

United Kingdom

Phone: 01620 822451

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