Mediahuis Emerging Talent
Have you always wanted to be a journalist but haven't had the right opportunity so far in life? As Ireland's leading media organisation and home to some of the best-known print and digital brands across the island of Ireland, we at Mediahuis understand that diverse and passionate voices are essential in journalism. Our new MET programme has been specially developed to support emerging talent in journalism. Whether you are a blogger, self-publisher, school or college leaver, want to change career, or get back into journalism, this could be the opportunity you've been looking for.
Real life experience
If you receive a place on our programme, you will get training and on-the-job experience under the mentorship of experienced journalists. We will equip you with the essential skills to bring your passion for storytelling to life through online, print, or visual media. We love ideas and will give our candidates the chance to pitch original content ideas and follow passion projects alongside newsroom colleagues.
So, if you have a burning desire to be a journalist, this could be your opportunity. We're offering four two-year contracts that allow you to work with us in either Ireland or Northern Ireland. These roles include a magazine’s feature writer, a video production journalist, and two roles as a news reporter journalist.