Breaking News – Ever wanted to work in a newsroom?
Connections from Media Trust is offering you the opportunity to experience the buzz and excitement of a corporate media newsroom for a few days.
If you currently work for a charity and have some experience of media relations, this is your chance to apply for a short-term placement at a top media organisation. Options include regional, local and national newspapers, the BBC (TV and radio), ITN and Heat magazine.
Selected applicants will get to shadow experienced news journalists and producers and discover how editorial ideas are developed and what the media considers to be a newsworthy story. Most importantly you'll also learn how to to improve your charity's relationship with the media and how to gain more publicity for its activities.
All placements will take place during November and December 2008. For more information, terms and conditions and how to apply please visit www.mediatrust.org/mediaconnections.