Do you want to work on campus, around your classes and get paid? The Brock Press will begin holding information sessions and interviews for the hiring process of the 2017-2018 staff. As a student-based organization, we aim to provide gainful employment to students, as well as to help them grow and learn in an exciting workplace setting.
How to apply:
To be eligible for employment with The Brock Press you must be enrolled as a student at Brock University during your time of employment. To apply for one or more of the available positions, please prepare a resume, cover letter and three examples of writing (press style writing such as articles are best, but essays, reports and other examples will suffice). Please be sure to indicate what position(s) you will be applying for. The application can be submitted via email (email@example.com) or in person at our office (SAC 204b) during business hours.
What you need to know about the job:
The positions are on contract from September 2017 – April 2018. During the summer, there will be training sessions which will
require staff attendance. *If you are applying but will be unavailable during the summer months (due to travel, other jobs, etc), please
be sure to make note of it in your application. You must be available for a all of Production Day, which is every Monday starting at 9:00 a.m. If you have a class you’re allowed to step out.
Section editors are responsible for the planning, compilation and production of their section each week for the newspaper. This involves writing, managing an assistant, staff writers and contributors and subsequently meeting weekly deadlines to ensure that the section is complete each week.
Assistant News Editor – This position specifically covers on-campus news, including University affairs, coverage of BUSU, clubs, student events/initiatives and other relevant content including local, national and international news.
Contract info: Employment will begin in January 2018 and end on the day of the final publication (April 3, 2018).
Application deadline: November 28, 2017
Please keep in mind…
There are plenty of opportunities to work with us! We welcome any student that would like to volunteer as a contributor, photographer and/or editor!