Salary Details: Competitive
Advertising End Date:09 May 2021
We are News UK, also home to Wireless. Our people create award-winning national and local radio and podcasts which have become destinations for millions of listeners across the UK, Ireland and beyond. Our success is rooted in delivering content our audiences love.
The Team: talkRADIO is the UK’s most exciting new speech radio station, this is personality driven radio at its best offering controversial takes on current news and we have presenters who aren’t afraid to let you know what they think.
Being a talkRADIO Apprentice is a gateway to a great career in Radio. During your time with us you will earn a living wage, get full training, 4 days a week with talkRADIO doing the job and 1 day a week studying – including an NCTJ Diploma in journalism – with all your course fees paid.
You will spend time with our audio, social media team and live shows; you’ll learn everything we can teach you about how to create content, tell and share stories, attract, grow and capture an audience.
You will receive mentoring and coaching bespoke to you and delivered by some of the most experienced and talented staff in the radio industry.
At the end of the programme you’ll graduate with a qualification in journalism and be well on your way to your chosen career in radio. There is no better way to start your radio career than an apprenticeship with us.
What we’re looking for from you:
More than anything you have a passion for learning and will grab this opportunity with both hands with the aspiration of being a creative force.
Online Application > Telephone Interview > Assessment Centre
As part of the Online Application process, we would like you to provide a cover letter that explains why you want to join talkRADIO and answer the following 3 questions:
Applications close Sunday 9th of May, if you have any questions about your application please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are a diverse team and strive to maximise and encourage every individual’s potential. We want to create a productive environment where everyone feels valued, and where talents are fully recognised, utilised and celebrated.
News UK is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to providing equal opportunities for all its employees and applicants. We oppose all forms of discrimination in the workplace. We thrive when we champion diversity and inclusion. We make better decisions, we’re stronger and happier, and it’s the right thing to do.
News Corp UK & Ireland Limited is a company full of talented, dedicated, and creative people. We are an ambitious organisation with a passion for quality content and storytelling, capturing moments, meaning, and magic to make sense of the world. Our newspapers and digital products include some of the most powerful media brands in the English speaking world, reaching over 30 million people each week. Our brands include national newspapers – The Sun, The Times, and The Sunday Times – as well as Unruly, a global ad tech company, and Wireless, a leading UK and Irish media company boasting independent local and national radio stations such as talkSPORT, talkRADIO, and Virgin Radio.
News UK and Wireless are companies which thrive on diversity. Our people challenge themselves on a daily basis, with a passion to produce the best possible content to our readers and customers. We embrace creativity and initiative and we have some of the most talented people in the industry.
If you want to work for one of the world’s most exciting, challenging, and creative media organisations then News UK is the place to build your career.