Jun 13, 2021

Chapter Leadership Position for The Local Globe

  • The Local Globe
  • Remote

Description

Are you passionate about local news? Are you well-versed in the art of leadership and interested in facilitating a team of journalists? If so, apply to become the leader of a chapter of TLG in your school or community! You’ll be tasked with organizing meetings for your chapter, providing support to your writers, and facilitating communication between your chapter and The Local Globe’s Executive Director. 

Responsibilites:

  • Recruit a team of at least 3 journalists in your school or community (All journalists must live in the same city/town/region/province).
  • Organize meetings for your Chapter to brainstorm article ideas and make deadlines clear.
  • Create at least one edition of articles per month for your chapter.
  • Compile all articles into a unitary document and send it to the Executive Director at the end of each month.
  • Ensure that all journalists in your chapter are aware of article guidelines (these will be provided once your chapter is set up), such as the need to provide at least 2-3 photos for each article
  • Contribute articles yourself 

For more information about how chapters work, visit the "Get Involved" page on our website www.thelocalglobeorg.org  and click on the link to the "How Chapters Work" page. 

You should receive an email within 24 hours with the next steps and requirements to get a chapter set up, so make sure to check the spam folder in your emails if you don't see an email in your main inbox. 

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

12-19

Time Commitment

In order to lead your team of writers effectively and contribute articles yourself, you'll most likely need to dedicate 2-3 hours per week to this position.

Application Process Includes

Fill out the attached Google Form to apply. 

Check your email for the next steps to get set up in your position. 

https://forms.gle/xrQXfCndhki3JUYF7