Date Added: 25 September 2017
: 2 November 2017
Job Title: Voluntary Contributors
Working For: The Backbencher
Salary: None (part-time)
The Backbencher www.thebackbencher.co.uk is seeking new voluntary writers for our political, economic and cultural sections. We are a conservative leaning political website which was founded in 2012 with the aim of encouraging and promoting original political writing. Several of our former writers have gone on to work in national media organisations or think tanks. Whilst our editorial position is conservative we’re very keen to hear from innovative writers, including new writers, from across the political spectrum.
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: 2 November 2017
There are no interviews for this post.
Please send an email to one of our editors at firstname.lastname@example.org. Include a CV, details of any relevant writing experience and if possible an example of your recent work. We're keen to hear from new writers so accept the last point won't be possible in all cases. We will respond to all applicants regardless of whether they have been successful or not.