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Reference: 59444

Date Added: 13 February 2017
Closing Date: 12 April 2017

Job Title: Blog Writers

Working For: TalkPolitics

Location: Internet

Salary: Voluntary (part-time role)

Job Details

TalkPolitics is a bi-partisan, cross-party think-tank and campaign group with an over-riding aim to tackle political apathy, and the root causes of it, particularly amongst young people. We believe that it is essential to Western ideals of representative democracy to:

  • Defend and extend free speech and get the vote out.
  • Drastically improve political awareness and education in the UK.
  • Tackle the bad image politics gets and make it accessible to all.

Job: Blog Writer
We are looking for someone with a demonstrated interest and talent in political writing – who’ll be available to write semi-frequent articles for our “Mythbusters” and “Politics Put Simply” blog sections. You can see examples of these articles here: https://talk-politics.com/blog/.

W4MP Note:
The role being advertised is a voluntary one. As such, there are no set hours and responsibilities and you should be free to come and go as you wish. If the post demands set hours and/or has a specific job description you may be deemed to be a ‘worker’ and be covered by National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage legislation. See http://www.w4mp.org/jobs-listings-events/jobs/
advertising-jobs-with-w4mp/volunteers/what-is-the-national-minimum-wage/
for more information about National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage.

Closing Date: 12 April 2017

Interview/Start Dates

We are constantly recruiting for this role, and will be making appointments before and after the closing date. No interview will be required.

Application Details

For more information, please contact team@talk-politics with the reference "W4MP-Q" in the subject line.

To apply, send us your CV and a cover letter to team@talk-politics.com, with the reference "W4MP-A" in the subject line. If you are successful, you may be required to submit a mock-piece to demonstrate your writing style/ability.

Website: http://talk-politics.com

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