Wednesday, September 23, 2009

JOBS: Journalism Trainers (x3) (Print, Radio and TV) Location: Liberia

Journalism Trainers (x3) REF#: JG6776
jhr (Journalists for Human Rights)
Location: Liberia, 0
Posted: September 22, 2009
Deadline: October 6, 2009

jhr is seeking to hire three journalism trainers and one workshop
facilitator to work with jhr in Liberia for eight months. Of the three
trainers we are looking for:

* 1 Newspaper Trainer
* 1 Television (and/or Multimedia) Trainer
* 1 Rural Radio Trainer

Trainers� work will vary, but will be focused on working with
jhr�s Liberian media partners to build the capacity of the Liberian
media to report on human rights issues. This includes daily on-the-job
training, conducting informal seminars and providing other training to
local journalists. They will also work with jhr�s Workshop
Facilitator to run workshops for local editors/owners, journalism students
and community members. jhr�s Country Coordinator in Liberia will
manage their work.

Desirable Applicants will have:

* A journalism degree or relevant journalism experience
* Strong working journalism experience of no less than 2 years
* Strong knowledge of human rights, or a demonstrated interest in
human rights
* International experience within a developing nation(s) preferred, or
strong, demonstrable interest
* Ability and willingness to live and work in a cross-cultural
* Excellent interpersonal skills
* Excellent written and communication skills
* Fluency in English

Remuneration: A monthly living stipend, plus flight and visa.

Application Deadline: October 6, 2009

Start Date: Early February, 2010

To apply, please submit a completed application form
(downloadable here)
and submit with your cover letter (stating you found this job on Jeff
Gaulin's Journalism Job Board) and CV to:

Please quote job title in the subject line.

jhr thanks all those who apply, however due to large application numbers
only those short listed for an interview will be contacted.

Sarah Lee
jhr (Journalists for Human Rights)
147 Spadina Ave. Suite 206
Toronto , ON
M5V 2L7 , Canada
Tel: no calls
Fax: (416) 413 1832

Web address:

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