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Entry-level media opportunities across the UK

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


Local Democracy Reporter at DC Thomson - to cover Highland Council and will be based in The Press and Journal’s Inverness office: CD: 04/06

Communications and PR Officer for ShelterBox in Truro: CD: 04/06

Communications Assistant with The Pioneer Group in Birmingham: CD: 04/06

Communications Assistant with South Wales Fire and Rescue Service in Llantrisant: CD: 05/06

Trainee Reporter at the Peterborough Telegraph: CD: 06/06

Production Assistant, Academic & Professional - Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: CD: 09/06

Digital Content & Creative Assistant with Crimestoppers: CD: 11/06

Editorial Operations Assistant - Oxford University Press: CD: 11/06

Junior Communications Officer with Surrey County Council: CD: 12/06

Trainee Journalists (Welsh Language Programmes) with ITV Cymru Wales (Newyddiadurwr dan hyfforddiant (Rhaglenni Cymraeg)): CD: 12/06

Communications Officer for Sportscotland in Glasgow: CD: 12/06

Junior Communications Assistant at Vivienne Westwood: CD: 13/06

Community News Reporter for National World in Northumberland (Northumberland Gazette): CD: 14/06

Editorial Assistant for The IET: CD: 19/06

BBC Local Democracy Reporter, Iliffe Media Publishing - Bury St Edmunds: CD: 23/06

Multimedia Journalist, Iliffe Media Publishing - in Newmarket: CD: 23/06

Communications Assistant for Slimming World: CD: 23/06

Social Media Executive at Blenheim Palace, Woodstock: CD: 25/06

Media and Communications Coordinator (MAT Cover) - Norwich City Football Club: CD: 30/06

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Newsquest has a number of starter roles at the moment:

Trainee Reporter in Hexham:

Trainee Reporter in Kendal:

Trainee Reporter in south Wales:

Reporter for Mortgage Strategy/Mortgage Finance Gazette (Emap):

Oliver Wyman - Junior Videographer - London:

Communications and Event Officer for the World Energy & Meteorology Council (WEMC):

Multimedia Journalist - Kingsbridge (Hybrid Working) - with Tindle Newspaper Limited:

Graduate Programme PR and Social Media with City Press Services Ltd. in Manchester:

Reporter, New Model Adviser - Citywire:


Junior Content Producer Apprentice - The Growth Company - Manchester: CD: 04/06

CNN Sports Internships: CD: 11/06

CNN News Internships: CD: 11/06

The Financial Times Newsroom Apprenticeship Programme: CD: 17/06

BBC Open Music Trainee - find your space in radio and music. 30 spaces available: CD: 25/06

In The Dark London & Transmission Roundhouse have teamed up to bring you “What’s New?” a curation of audio works from new producers, or established producers experimenting with new styles. Submit your audio here: CD: 30/06

Insider’s UK business division is also looking for fellows to join the newsroom in June 2023:

Graduate Audio Designer with Improbable - September 2023 start:

SELECTED INTERNSHIPS - Most recent and high profile first

Intern Production Editor with Elsevier (The Lancet):

Elsevier offering this Editorial Support Internship:

The Spectator internship 2023 is now open which application form here:

Social Media Intern with the ATP Tour in London:

REDD Intelligence is looking for an aspiring Financial Journalist to join the London newsroom for a three-month internship:

The internship programme based at the Dazed offices in central London is back open:

Digital Communications Assistant – Summer internship– Clare Haughey MSP: CD: 02/06

Summer Internship - Curating Library & Archives' Digital Collections - with Kew Gardens: CD: 04/06

Press Intern - MSF UK (Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders): CD: 04/06

Media Engagement Placement with the RNLI in Poole: CD: 05/06

Spiked’s internship programme is back and open: CD: 16/06

Production Editor Intern, Zitamar News: CD: 25/06

The Portland Internship is open with Portland Communications:

Journalist Intern with Mustard Seed Publishing in Chichester:

This is s always a great opportunity - Monocle 24 is seeking an Intern to assist producers with live news output: Drop me a line if you'd like to know more about this placement

Monocle also seeking an intern to assist the editorial print team:

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