Rife Is Hiring New Content Creators For 2018

Come work at Rife Magazine for six months, making content about the issues important to you.

Position: Content Creators, Rife Magazine (part time, fixed term for 6 months)

Rate: £12,480 per annum (30 hours a week (50% office hours and 50% evenings and weekends), 6 month contract (£6,240 for the 6 months of the contract period before deductions)

Start date is Monday, 19th March for six months.

Rife is an online platform co-created with young people – giving them a voice and covering the stories that matter to them. We develop young people’s digital skills, confidence, experience and networks so they can thrive. We believe young people’s voices should be part of the media landscape, so it is relevant and representative.

We want three young content creators to come join us for six months in a paid role where you make content for Rife magazine – blogs, articles, videos, photos about what’s important to young people in the city. In return, you get mentored by an experienced team of creatives to develop your portfolio and networks.

If you’re 18-24 and want a job making videos, writing articles, taking photos of things you care about, from skating to music to politics to film to comedy, and so on and so on, then this is the job for you.

No qualifications necessary just good ideas, enthusiasm and a desire to develop your skills.

How to Apply for this Position:

Remember – this is a creative role so do consider this when pulling together your answers in the personal statement section.

To apply, read more information about Watershed, read the job description below and complete the online application form (making sure you give us all the relevant links to things online you want us to see). No CVs please.

Closing Date: Thursday, 8 February, 2018 – 17:00

We’re also looking for a new part time editor

Support more young people to have their voices heard

Rife is Watershed‘s online magazine created for young people, by young people.

We offer paid internships and publish work by young writers, photographers, illustrators, and filmmakers from all sorts of backgrounds, helping them get into creative careers. Rife has reached over 8,000 young people through our workshops, over 220 young people have made stuff for Rife on topics ranging from mental health to identity to baked beans, and last year, over 200,000 people visited our website.

In these complex and uncertain times hearing from and supporting young people who are advocating for social change and contributing fresh perspectives has never been so important. 

Through supporting Rife you can ensure that this important work continues and that more young people have their voices heard.