Applicants should have a good grasp of spelling and grammar, a keen interest in news and current affairs and a talent for writing.
A sound knowledge of all aspects of journalism is required and experience reporting for a regional newspaper is considered an advantage.
The successful applicant will travel around the region to cover local news and current affairs for the tri-weekly publication.
The award-winning regional newspaper covers stories in Portland itself, as well as Heywood, Narrawong, Tyrendarra, Hamilton, Dartmoor, Mount Gambier, Warrnambool and Port Fairy.
The successful applicant will be given a six-month trial period.
A driver’s licence is essential.
Applications close on 8 May 2015.
For further information or to apply, click here.
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