Date Added: 7 February 2018
: 7 April 2018
Job Title: Volunteer Writer
Working For: Debater
www.debater.org.uk is an online debating platform with a focus on current affairs and politics. We are currently looking for a writer to join our team at Debater. Some previous writing experience would be useful but is not essential. You must at the very least be passionate about politics and have a good knowledge of current affairs, as well as excellent attention to detail. A good degree (2.1 or above) is required but applicants from all degree disciplines are encouraged to apply.
If you are able to write articles in French, German, Spanish, Italian or Russian, please make a note of this in your article. We welcome articles in English too.
Writers are asked to contribute an article of 400 words on a topic of their choice at least once a month or more often if they are able to.
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: 7 April 2018
Start date is immediate or as soon as possible.
To apply, please send a CV and one-page covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. In your covering letter, please state whether you have any writing experience and your motivations for applying, as well as your suitability for the role.
Due to the high volume of applicants, unfortunately we can only contact successful applicants.
13 March: ad removed as website details changing