Entry to The West Australian Newspapers group journalism cadetship program is via the group’s regional newspapers.
The general prerequisite for applicants is to have a university degree in any subject.
The cadetships are full-time and paid according to the relevant journalism award.
Cadets are monitored and instructed by regional editors in conjunction with The West Australian's Staff Development Editor. At the successful completion of training, cadets are promoted, or graded, and are offered permanent positions within the West Australian Newspapers group.
Applications open on JULY 1 and close on SEPTEMBER 20 each year.
They must be clipped together in loose A4 format (not in individual plastic pockets) and must include:
Applicants who proceed to the next level will be invited to take part in selection interviews before a panel of senior editorial executives.
The selection interviews before a panel of senior editorial executives will be held in late November or early December.
Staff Development Editor
The West Australian
GPO Box N1025
If you need further information, please do not hesitate to contact Jenni Garriganon (08) 9482 3206
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