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News  /  20th October 2023

Youth Internship


Youth Internship

APL Media has launched a Youth Internship initiative designed to attract and nurture emerging talent from underrepresented groups, providing a chance to grow and develop within the environs of our medium-sized publishing company in Kentish Town, London.  

The four week paid scheme will offer successful applicants the opportunity to work alongside experienced professionals and gain valuable hands-on experience in a range of roles and departments. They’ll also attend training sessions and receive ongoing support and guidance from our skilled team. The APL Media Youth Internship offers: 

  • Four weeks’ paid internship 
  • Access to The Masterclasses online travel writing and photography sessions 
  • CV and cover letter workshop 
  • Career advice on next steps 
  • The option of 30-minute mentoring sessions once a month for a year, via Zoom, with an APL Media editor 

Working across all APL Media titles and events, interns will support the editorial teams with a range of admin and editorial tasks. Key attention should be given to upholding the editorial standards of APL Media, completing tasks in a timely manner, contributing to all editorial channels and actively seeking out opportunities beyond the listed responsibilities. These tasks, among others, will cover the following areas: 

  • Writing  
  • Admin 
  • Events  
  • Design  
  • Marketing  
  • Sales  

To apply: 

  • Please email your CV, dates of availability and a cover letter stating why you believe you’re suitable for the role to [email protected] with the email heading: APL Media Youth Internship  
  • Applicants should be aged 16 and above 
  • Candidates are responsible for their own accommodation, food and travel 
  • Successfully shortlisted candidates will be interviewed online. Interviewers will be looking for candidates who are able to express a strong interest in journalism and publishing 
  • Candidates should apply two to three months ahead of their intended dates of availability 

The internship is specifically designed to improve diversity in the industry. 

APL Media is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people.