Job Opening: Staff Writer
home/school/life magazine is hiring a full-time staff writer.
This is a brand-new position focused on providing timely, reported features and department pieces for our quarterly magazine and blog. This is mainly a writing position, but it will also involve some copyediting and fact-checking. You’ll work closely with the editor of home/school/life to develop the lineup for each issue of the magazine, to research and write articles, and to fact-check and edit content before it goes to press.
The ideal candidate will
have experience in research- and interview-heavy journalism
be comfortable writing to a style guide
be able to carry a story from conception to final editing
be able to write short, front-of-book pieces, blog posts, and longer in-depth feature articles
request photos and fact-checking details from sources
be a quick, lively writer with an interest in education and parenting topics
be a self-motivated worker who can quickly pick up the style and voice of the magazine and work fairly independently
Experience or interest in homeschooling is a big plus!
home/school/life is based in Atlanta, but this position can be telecommuting. Normal office hours apply (Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST) and are not usually flexible. Salary dependent on experience; four weeks paid vacation, plus summer Fridays and the month of August off.
home/school/life is a secular magazine that celebrates the diversity of the homeschool community.
Email your resume, clips (or links to clips), and a letter of interest to email@example.com.