The ITV News Traineeship 2015-16 opened for applications on the ITV Jobs website today. Further details, and the online application form, can be found by following this link: www.itvjobs.com/

Applications open: Monday 19 January
Applications close: Friday 30 January

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a 1 day assessment at ITV's London office on either Wednesday 11 or Thursday 12 March.

The traineeship will be 9 months, starting Monday 5 October 2015, and ITV are looking for 11 talented recruits to work across their newsrooms.

Applicants should have the commitment and enthusiasm to work for ITV News. The company is particularly interested in people who have committed themselves to a career in journalism, either through their writing, their work experience or their career to date.

2015 ITV News Trainee Scheme