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Founded in 1896, The Seattle Times continues its tradition as a family-owned, Pulitzer Prize-winning newspaper that cuts through the clutter and provide readers with timely, relevant news. We serve the Pacific Northwest with thoughtful, independent journalism that makes a real difference in our community. And as a media solutions company, we combine cutting-edge digital capabilities and service with the values and integrity of respected traditional media… with an established audience of 1.8 million.
The Seattle Times is excited to announce a recent opening for a Reporter (Ed Lab) in the newsroom! This Reporter contributes to Education Lab, a community-funded project that takes a Solutions Journalism approach to issues in public education. Successful candidates will have experience covering early-education programs, K-12 schools and colleges, and have a strong understanding of education trends, policies and challenges at the local, state and federal level.
Experience: This position requires a minimum of three to five years’ reporting experience, preferably in a daily newspaper or website with a specific emphasis in education and solutions journalism. Only applicants with the minimum, relevant experience will be considered.
Education: College graduate with a degree in journalism or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Application Information: To apply, please follow this two-step process.
1. Submit a cover letter, resume, and three portfolio/writing samples (no more than three, please). Submit that information here: https://goo.gl/forms/5xOZcg5I95KLSSBh1
2. Once you’ve completed that step, finish your application here.
This position is a Guild-affiliated (union) position, with mandated union dues. In addition, this role requires a drug screen for controlled substances, criminal background check, driver’s license, and personal car insurance.