Journalist with Disability

Expressions of Interest

Only applicants who are people with disability can submit their interest.

  • Are you passionate about storytelling and covering political issues from the perspective of people with disability?
  • Fixed Term, 12 months, this role can also be a shared part-time role.
  • $80,000 Package (capped relocation costs will be considered). Pro-rata for part-time candidates.

The Community Broadcast Association of Australia in partnership with Powerd Media are looking for expressions of interest from a journalist with a disability to join our small news team in Parliament House, Canberra.

Whether you are an experienced journalist looking for a chance to tell real stories for the community or looking to build your skills in this area, send us a short letter about your passion for storytelling and political issues, your relevant skills, and how you will lead stories and work in Canberra with a small team.

To express your interest, submit your short letter to the News Director, via Ethical Jobs by COB Monday 15 April 2024 or email [email protected]

The filling of the position of disability journalist is intended to constitute a special measure under section 45 of the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (Cth) and section 27 of the Discrimination Act 1991 (ACT). The position is therefore only open to applicants with a disability.

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