Volunteer Today!

We're always looking for more volunteers to help out with the magazine. From creating and editing content to managing our social media, we have a wide range of opportunities available for students and recent graudates to get involved in.

Why Should You Apply?

A list of reasons why you should become part of our team.
  • Gain experience in a modern and rapidly growing magazine. Learn specific skills related to the industry that you would like to get into.
  • Work with a fantastic team of volunteering students/graduates and make lifelong friendships by working with people who have the same interests!
  • Have your work come to life by working alongside our team of artists, who will help you create the best articles and videos possible.
  • Develop your contact list by networking with individuals working in journalism and the arts.
  • Receive invaluable mentorship by both our staff and current volunteers to help you improve your set of skills.
  • Maintain your creative freedom by working with a magazine that is open minded and encourages your input and suggestions.
  • Work in a space that has a fun, informal and friendly atmosphere.

How Can I Apply?

It's simple! Just follow the instructions below.
  • Create an Email and attatch the address: editor-in-chief@mouthingoffmagazine.com
  • Your Email should be Carbon Copied (CC) to: newsdesk@mouthingoffmagazine.com
  • Your Email Subject should be titled: VOLUNTEER APPLICATION: (*INSERT VOLUNTEER ROLE*)
  • If you are applying for an editor/videographer position you should attach 2-3 pieces of work that demonstrate your writing or video editing skills. When applying for a role outside the aformentioned please include a CV instead.
  • In your Email you should write approximately 150 words on each of the following subjects:
  • Why you want to become a Mouthing Off Magazine Team Member.
  • What experience you've had that would make you suitable for your chosen role.
  • What ideas you have for an article, video, our online gallery, social media, or a project (related to the role you are applying for) that you would like to establish to improve the quality and direction of the magazine.

What Happens After I Apply?

Here is what you can expect.
  • We will look over your application and decide whether we feel that you are right for the role.
  • If we like the look of your application we will email you back to set up an online interview.
  • This will just be a casual chat, so there is no need to bring any materials or spend time preparing. The interview will last around 45 minutes.
  • We will then send a second email in which will either accept or reject your application.

How Much Time Will I Have To Dedicate & What Is Expected Of Me?

We understand that you have other priorities, whether this be your schooling or social life. We are always flexible - the times set out here are simply suggestions.

Editors

Approximate Commitment: 10 Hours per/week
  • To produce 1-2 Articles per/week.
  • To edit work sent in by contributors on a regular basis.
  • To meet up weekly with our editorial team over zoom.
  • To lead, manage, and support a team of sub-editors and contributing writers.
  • To conduct written, audio, and video interviews to produce high-quality articles.

Sub-Editors

Approximate Commitment: 8 Hours per/week
  • To produce 1-2 Articles per/week.
  • To edit work sent in by contributors on a regular basis.
  • To meet up weekly with our editorial team over zoom.

Social Media Coordinator

Approximate Commitment: 10 Hours per/week
  • To design interesting and unique content for one of our many social media pages.
  • To coordinate their publication and make sure that each post is optimised so that it can reach the largest audience possible.
  • To engage with our audience and customers and connect them to the magazine.
  • To organise interesting competitions and online events to increase engagement and social reach.
  • To connect and work with individuals and businesses relevant to the magazine.

Art Director

Approximate Commitment: 6 Hours per/week
  • To engage and establish a connection with our Featured & Resident Artists.
  • To organise and update our Online Art Gallery on a regular basis.
  • To discover talented artists and connect with them so that they can have their work featured or work with us directly.
  • To coordinate exhibitions both online and in the real world.

Illustrator

Approximate Commitment: 8 Hours per/week
  • To illustrate artwork for our articles and videos.
  • To coordinate with our editorial team and contributors.
  • To meet up weekly with our editorial team over zoom.

Videographer/Editor

Approximate Commitment: 6 Hours per/week
  • To edit footage created by Mouthing Off Magazine.
  • To create dynamic video content and effects.
  • To come out and help on shoots when it is necessary and possible.

Fishing For A Role?

Here is our voluntering notice board for those of you who are keen to apply to become one of our valued team members. If you can't find the a role that suits you here, then don't be afraid to drop us an email letting us know what you can do. Even if a position isn't currently open or it doesn't exist, we are always interested in hearing your proposal.

Editor Positions

Sub-Editor Positions

Other Positions