University or college graduates looking for a career in journalism can apply for a one-year training programme at the Mail & Guardian (M&G) newspaper in Johannesburg from August 2008 to July 2009. The deadline to apply is 16 June.
M&G offers the programme for graduates in journalism or a related field. Trainees will work for both the M&G newspaper and M&G Online.
Prospective candidates should have a strong news instinct, excellent general knowledge and a good grasp of the English language, as well as be computer literate and have a valid driver's license.
Applicants must be available for the selection process in Johannesburg during the first week of July.