We are excited to announce a new opening for a Cadet Journalist to join our newsroom. Whether you come from Shepparton, the metro area or the other side of the country - if you are passionate about your writing, we would like to hear from you.Applicants should possess keen interest in all issues that affect a community, from local government and politics to stories of human and social interest. With help and mentoring from our senior staff, you will learn to write great stories that matter to the audience. You will cover general news, create feature articles and break news online. You will also take photographs, produce video and become proficient in the use of social media.Candidates must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, sound computer knowledge, the ability to build networks quickly and the confidence to develop their own stories. Most importantly, they need to display the willingness to learn and grow their journalistic skills.A strong work ethic, excellent time management, well-developed research and writing skills, together with the ability to work under deadline pressure are all crucial.A valid driver’s licence and readiness to work flexible hours including weekends, evenings and public holidays are also essential.If you would like to join our team, please submit your resume, together with a cover letter and any examples of written work you would like to share by Sunday, September 22. If you have any queries or would like to discuss the position further, please do not hesitate to contact News Editor Tyla Harrington on 03 5820 3227. 45000 AUD Shepparton 3630

Cadet Journalist

We are excited to announce a new opening for a Cadet Journalist to join our newsroom. Whether you come from Shepparton, the metro area or the other side of the country - if you are passionate about your writing, we would like to hear from you.

Applicants should possess keen interest in all issues that affect a community, from local government and politics to stories of human and social interest. With help and mentoring from our senior staff, you will learn to write great stories that matter to the audience. You will cover general news, create feature articles and break news online. You will also take photographs, produce video and become proficient in the use of social media.

Candidates must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, sound computer knowledge, the ability to build networks quickly and the confidence to develop their own stories. Most importantly, they need to display the willingness to learn and grow their journalistic skills.

A strong work ethic, excellent time management, well-developed research and writing skills, together with the ability to work under deadline pressure are all crucial.

A valid driver’s licence and readiness to work flexible hours including weekends, evenings and public holidays are also essential.

If you would like to join our team, please submit your resume, together with a cover letter and any examples of written work you would like to share by Sunday, September 22. If you have any queries or would like to discuss the position further, please do not hesitate to contact News Editor Tyla Harrington on 03 5820 3227.