WORK CONTENT AND DESCRIPTION
Work on a privately-run newspaper which started 2002. The paper has around 15 members
of staff and is sold throughout the country. It is published three times a week
and is read by a wide range of people from many different social backgrounds. The
circulation figures are between 5000 and 7,500. The paper covers a wide range of
topics, including sports, politics, business, finance and entertainment, plus it
also has an Editorial section.
The newspaper has four Departments: Editorial, Marketing, Advertising and Production.
the Editorial department, is where the reporting, gathering of information and news
editing takes place, and the Marketing section, which handles sales, distribution,
advertising, and more. You will be given the chance to visit these departments during
After detailed discussion with you to ascertain what you're looking for, we try to
tailor your Work Experience internship to suit your specific requirements, to ensure
you gain the maximum benefit and experience from the placement.
WORK CONTENT :
The work that you will be involved in will depend on your experience and abilities,
but you will be able to get involved in the basics of Journalism. It is more than
likely that you will be able to get involved in assisting the Journalists with getting
stories, gathering your own information, taking photos, writing reports, editing
and more. If there is something that you are particularly interested in, please
let us know and we shall see if we can arrange it for you.
On a typical day you will be gathering information for the stories, processing/editing
it and getting it ready for final print. On a typical production day you will normally
start work about 8.30am and finish between 5.00pm to 7.00pm, but there are no strict