Telegraph Media Group Limited

Newsroom Apprentice - Foundation Degree (Level 5)

Telegraph Media Group Limited (Employer)

The Press Association Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £21,500.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
24 months (duration)
16 January 2023(start date)
Journalist (apprenticeship standard)
6 positions available
7 October 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Your chance to be a newsroom apprentice with the Telegraph! The Telegraph is looking for talented and ambitious apprentices to join our brilliant editorial publishing team in January 2023. We're seeking stars of the future who are excited by the business of news and digital publishing as we develop our products.


What will the apprentice be doing?

You will gain experience in exciting areas of our newsroom such as

  • Video and Audio
  • Visual Journalism
  • SEO and Data Insight
  • Social Media
  • Digital Publishing
  • Print Production.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

In this two-year programme you will receive top-level journalism training, one day every week, in an industry-accredited course leading to a NCTJ certificate.

At the same time you will get on-the-job experience in a variety of areas of publishing in our Victoria based newsroom, as well as receive mentoring from leading journalists.

Higher level in Journalist

Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On completeing this apprenticeship individuals will be able to apply for junior roles within a newsroom or other media outlet. 

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Level 1) Desired
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