North Carolina Public Radio-WUNC, the public radio station licensed to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is hiring an Education Reporter.
The Education Reporter covers breaking and enterprise stories with in-depth features, quick turn-around spot news, and reporter debriefs. One of the reporter’s first projects will be a series on equity issues in education across North Carolina. Additional duties may include substitute on-air hosting.
The Education Reporter reports to the Managing Editor. The position is based at the station’s downtown Durham office.
A Bachelor’s Degree and at least 2 years of journalism experience is required.
WUNC is headquartered in North Carolina’s Triangle area (Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill). It’s often rated among the top areas to live in the country. The ocean and mountains are each just a few hours away. North Carolina Public Radio serves more than 300,000 listeners weekly and was ranked Number 1 in the Raleigh Metro Market in January 2015. Salary and benefits are competitive.
Interested candidates must apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/100325. Candidates should be prepared to attach a cover letter and current CV with links to work samples including on-air reporting and hosting (if available). The deadline to apply is July 11, 2016.
WUNC-FM and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.