3 new journalists wanted to cover the biggest stories across the North East as titles reach more and more people online

Do you want to be part of a fast-paced news team and report on the biggest stories happening across the North East?

By Mark Thompson
Friday, 13th March 2020, 6:00 am
Updated Friday, 13th March 2020, 3:42 pm

We are looking for three talented journalists to join our live and court teams as our titles continue their digital expansion.

They will write great stories for the Sunderland Echo, Shields Gazette, Hartlepool Mail and Northumberland Gazette and will also be expected to produce attention-grabbing videos and live blogs.

Our live team provides unparalleled coverage for the four areas, covering the big, breaking news and trending stories.

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The court team covers everything from the biggest murder trials in our crown courts to speeding offences at the magistrates' courts.

Joy Yates, editorial director for JPIMedia North East, said: "The growth of our four titles online is accelerating and we want to give them a further boost by employing three new journalists that will be at home in our fast-paced and innovative newsroom.

"This is a fantastic opportunity to join a team that prides itself on putting our loyal readers first in communities that we have reported on for decades."

Applications for the roles are now open. Below are the links to the job adverts with further information on the roles and how to apply. We will be constantly reviewing applications with a view to offering people roles as quickly as possible.