The Times is looking for writers

Mon, 04/05/2021 - 1:45pm

The Block Island Times is looking for a general assignment reporter and web editor to join our small but mighty staff. Qualified candidates will have experience writing and working under deadline, preferably practicing journalism; can easily pick up new technology; are fluent in digital platforms, including social media and the web; and work well with others. S/he will be a careful observer of Island life and will be able to share this with our readers, both in print and online. Island residents are much preferred for this position. 

The Times is also looking for part-time freelance writers to cover many areas, from education to sports to business.

Please contact Publisher Mike Schroeder at 860-839-3389 or (make "Writer job" the subject line) if you would like to be considered for any of these opportunities. The Times is an equal-opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, sexual orientation or religion. We encourage applications from members of minority groups.