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MEDIA JOBS: UK entry-level opportunities

This is our list of the best entry-level opportunities in media across the UK, updated regularly. If you would like to advertise a position on a unique page, get in touch for rates.

Entry-Level Media Opportunities

A full list of opportunities can be found on X - the platform formerly known as Twitter - every Thursday from 0600 UK time

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Starter opportunities are split into sectors to make it easier with internships and grad schemes included


Morley Radio and Studios Assistant - Morley College London: CD: 29/05

Researcher (regional BBC TV programme), Juniper TV: CD: 29/05

Journalism Coordinator (Daytimes) - BBC Radio Sheffield: CD: 31/05

Junior Post Production Assistant at Aardman Animations in Bristol: CD: 31/05

Video Content Editor for Betfred: CD: 31/05

Radio Hoxton looking for Presenters - likely unpaid: CD: 31/05

Trainee Researcher for BBC Studios: CD: 10/06

Trainee Producer (Station Sound & Branded Content) for Bauer in Manchester: CD: 12/06

United Christian Broadcasters - Broadcast Journalist Trainee: CD: 14/06

Sound, Video, and Broadcast Apprenticeship at The Royal Opera House: CD: 17/06

Junior Editor & Vision Mixer - LBC:

RUNVT looking for a Runner to join its Brighton office:

Audio Production Assistant at Voice Talent Online (Gravesend):

TV Programme Planning Intern at NBC Universal:

Video Journalist for KOMI Group (ARK) in Manchester:

Presenter / TV / Radio / Film / Interviews for XS Entertainment:

Volunteer Radio Presenter at Love Da Beat Radio in London:

Video Production Assistant - The IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology):

Social Media Video Editor at The Tilted Needle:

PT Audio Production Assistant - Voice Talent Online:

Video Journalist for Local TV Limited (TalkTyne&Wear, TalkTeesside and NewcastleWorld):

Video Journalist for Caters Media Group in Birmingham:

Internship 2024 - Albourne TV:

Short-Form Video & Podcast Editor at in Liverpool: 

Night time TV Runner with Celebro Live Ltd (Covent Garden):

Trainee Mulitmedia Journalist at 3FM - the Isle of Man's music radio station:

Podcast Technician (student placement) for From The Source Podcast at Lytham St Anne's:

Junior Shoot Producer (10 month FTC) - ASOS: 

A range of intern opportunities listed on the Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty website: 

Work Experience & Internship Programme opportunities with Fulwell 73 - in Post Production, Production and Development: 

This is s always a great opportunity - Monocle 24 is seeking an Intern to assist producers with live news output: 


Trainee Journalist for GlasgowWorld and the Edinburgh Evening News: CD: 27/05

Blackpool Gazette looking for a Trainee Journalist: CD: 27/05

Digital Reporter for The Bury Times: CD: 01/06

Newsquest South West is looking for a Trainee Reporter to join the team in Somerset: CD: 06/06

Digital Reporter - The Lancashire Telegraph: CD: 07/06

A chance to join the Newsquest London team as a Trainee Reporter: CD: 21/06

Multimedia Reporter - Wellington for Tindle Newspaper Limited:

Journalist/Editor at Fenice Media Ltd:

Market Reporter – Freight with Argus Media:

Local Democracy Reporter - HullLive:

Mediabrief is seeking Journalists for cover political news in Bulgaria for its morning briefing service starting in early September:

Graduate Financial Journalist through NCS Ltd:

Market Reporter - European Electricity (German Speaker) - Argus Media:

Westminster Forum Projects seeking a Conference Research Assistant to join the Editorial team. It often advertises but not sure what the pay and work place is like:

East Lothian Courier seeks a Reporter (Haddington): 

Newsquest looking for Trainee (or Senior) Reporters for its reporting team in Southend and Basildon:

Newsquest looking for Trainee (or Senior) Reporters to cover Watford and Stevenage, Hertfordshire:

Newsquest hiring a Reporter in Worcester - for Worcester News as well as the Malvern Gazette and Evesham Journal:

The Blackmore Vale Ltd is looking for a Journalist to cover Wiltshire and East Dorset with magazines The Salisbury & Avon Gazette and The Blackmore Vale:

Multimedia Reporter - Forest of Dean and Wye Valley at Tindle:

Wiltshire Publications, publishers of Melksham Independent News, White Horse News and Frome Times, is expanding and looking for a News Reporter:

Editorial and Data Journalism Assistant, Commercial Insights Team - Norstella: 

The internship programme based at the Dazed offices in central London is always open it seems: 


Communications Officer at Wales Netball: CD: 12/06

Senior Video Producer - Bristol Rovers Football Club: CD: 14/06

Media Executive at Northampton Town FC Community Trust: CD: 17/06

Media Officer at Bristol Rovers Football Club:

Senior Video Producer at Bristol Rovers Football Club:

Junior Video Editor - SPORTbible:

Rugby League - Media & Content Creator at Wakefield Trinity Community Trust:

Media & Marketing Content Manager at Fleetwood Town Football Club:

Multimedia Sport Reporter/Producer - Devon with Tindle:

A few roles at GiveMeSport at the moment - including a Trainee Sports Writer and roles on Cambat Sport and covering the Premier League: (Note that I have heard of unpaid work here too - which is not advisable unless you're a student)


Assistant Producer for National Museums Scotland (29 hours per week): CD: 28/05

Researcher for Which?:

Video Game Features Journalist among the roles listed with Screen Rant that might suit a graduate or student:

Junior Copywriter at Cision:

Editorial Assistant at YachtCharterFleet:

Junior Content Editor - 12 month maternity cover - Jamie Oliver Group: 

Junior Content Producer for DMG Media - working on video content with "fashion, beauty & lifestyle at the centre of everything you do": 

Gaming News Shift Writer with Screen Rant: #mediajobs Takes you to a list of entry-level roles for writers

Editorial Intern at Hypebeast (Hypebae):


Publishing Production Assistant (Maternity Cover) at Countrywide Publications: CD: 31/05

Editorial Assistant for Supper Magazine (Sleeper Media): CD: 31/05

Reporter - Drinks Retailing - Agile Media Ltd in Burgess Hill: CD: 14/06

Editorial Assistant with Mark Allen on The Dentist and Dental Nursing:

Trainee Reporter (Early Careers Editorial Scheme) at Law Business Research: 

Freelance Journalist at London School of Emerging Technology:


Editorial and Marketing Assistant with Chatham House: CD: 26/05

Social Media Officer for Magic Breakfast charity: CD: 27/05

Assistant Communications Officer at Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust: CD: 27/05

Churches Conservation Trust looking for a Communications Officer: CD: 27/05

Content Officer – Communications for the Freshwater Habitats Trust in Oxford: CD: 28/05

Communications & Content Assistant at The Old Vic: CD: 28/05

Sheffield Theatres hiring a Communications Assistant: CD: 29/05

Social Media and Press Associate for Prop Store Ltd: CD: 31/05

Communications Assistant at University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust (Bournemouth): CD: 02/06

Intern - External Affairs with Rio Tinto: CD: 04/06

Three positions here as Media Assistant for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society: CD: 05/06

Media and Communications Officer for South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust: CD: 05/06

Media Coordinator at Dogs Trust in Snetterton: CD: 06/06

Social Media and PR Assistant (Journals) - UACES (the University Association for Contemporary European Studies): CD: 28/06 That's the closing date on Indeed but this is a direct link to UACES

This is often advertised and might be good experience for a student - Political Communications Volunteer for Afghanistan & Central Asian Association:

Digital Communications Assistant at Pension Protection Fund (PPF):

PR & Communications Assistant at COS:

Communication Assistant for the Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum:

Intern opp in broadcast PR and content creation with The Relations Group:

Media Monitoring Officer for the Conservatives (CCHQ):

Press and Campaigns Officer at Carers First:

Media Intern at One World Network:

Grassroots Intern - PR & Communications with Wasserman: 

Social Media Executive for Little Red Rooster PR in Reading: 

Communications Intern at Air Liquide UK (Newark): 

Regulatory Admin Assistant at Impress: 

Intern PR & Communications EMEA at Wyndham Hotels & Resorts: 

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