The Centre for Journalism Tenth Anniversary drinks Priority

Jun
11

Ten years. More than 500 news conferences. Thousands of vox pops in Gillingham High Street. Hundreds of brilliant careers in many different industries.

The Centre for Journalism is trying to gather as many of its former and current students as possible to raise a glass in celebration of our first decade.

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Press officer job

Aug
13

 

Medway Council are looking for someone to help in the press office for a few months and it is possible this could turn in to a permanent job.

Key responsibilities will be "dealing with media enquiries from journalists, writing press releases and monitoring social media".

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Sign up as a Kent Unibuddy and help future students figure uni out

Aug
09

Going to uni, whether it's close or far away from where you live, can be a scary and confusing experience. The University is trying to make the process a bit easier by having Unibuddies. What is a Unibuddy? They are students that have signed up to be available to get questions from people who are thinking of coming to Kent. What's the weather like? How are your lecturers? As an international student what was the hardest thing to get used to? All of these and more, are questions that Unibuddy students can help answer.

Want to sign up? On top of good karma for helping other people out, you also get: 

  • 30 Employability Points for signing up
  • 10 points for attending the training session
  • Additional 10 points for the most committed ‘buddy’ per month
  • Additional 5 points for best blog post per month
  •  Will count towards KSCV

Interested? You can fill out this online application.

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CfJ bylines galore in today's Daily Mail

Jul
28

Centre for Journalism postgrad Harry Howard is having a productive time on his placement on the Daily Mail newsdesk, if today's edition of the paper is anything to go by. Harry, who completed his Multimedia Journalism MA this summer, has capped his first week on the job with no fewer than 3 bylines in the Saturday paper, including the prized page 3 lead - for a story on two BP garages facing each other on the same road charging different prices for fuel.

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Professional Adviser is looking for a multimedia journo who can also present videos and events!

Jul
27

Professional Adviser is looking for another talented, all-round journalist who can break news and write probing analysis and also has the potential to chair events and present video items. They are a resource for financial advisers in the UK and produces easily accessible, need-to-know news, features and analysis focused on financial solutions, business development and industry trends and issues. You can join CFJ grads (and award winning journalists) Tom Ellis and Jayna Rana (who writes for its sister publication Investment Week).

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Howzat! Victoria breaks boundary as first female cricket presenter

Jun
26

Congratulations to Centre for Journalism graduate Victoria Polley who has just become the first female presenter of the county cricket programme Around The Wicket at BBC Essex.

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REPORTER VACANCY AT RUTLAND AND STAMFORD MERCURY

Jun
12

We are looking for reporters to join our editorial team publishing the Rutland and Stamford Mercury, The Bourne Local and Rutland Times, based in the beautiful market town of Stamford. With three vibrant newspapers - and associated websites - we can promise you'll never be bored! We are proud to be at the heart of the communities we serve and have a strong readership in print and online.

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Social Media opportunity with the Royal Engineers

May
18

The Royal Engineers are seeking a social media assistant with many of the skills we teach here in the CfJ. The work is based a Brompton Barracks.   A full job description appears  in the document below.  All applications should be sent to Major Sean Scullion, Chief of Staff, Regimental Hedquarters Royal Engineers, Brompton Barracks:  Sean.Scullion788@mod.gov.uk . Applications should include a CV and a covering letter.

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year 2 Convergent revision class

May
08

For all year 2 students:

Please come to the small newsroom at 1100 on Thursday 10th, for a Convergent revision class.

Richard

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Invitation to attend live transmission of Radio 4's Media Show

May
04

On 20 June Radio 4's The Media Show will broadcast a special edition live from the Radio Theatre at Broadcasting House. They have  subtitled the event "Revolutions" because they are looking at the revolution that is taking place in how the news is reported. Media Show editor Richard Hooper hopes this will be of interest to students in the Centre for Journalism and he invites you to apply for free tickets via this link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/showsandtours/shows/the_media_show_20june18

Amol Rajan, the BBC's Media Editor, who you will all recall from this year's Bob Friend Lecture, is presenter of the Media Show. He will be joined on 20 June by Fran Unsworth, the BBC's Director of News and Current Affairs and a panel of journalists who are disrupting the mainstream media. There'll be a chance for members of the audience to ask questions. After the broadcast there will also be an opportunity for you to meet Amol and ask questions.  I encourage you to apply. It is a great opportuniuty  

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