Communications Team & Intern Programme

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Are you studying or interested in any aspect of media, communications, writing, blogging & journalism, graphic design, photography, filmmaking, social media & web, event management & projection?

MEDIA TEAM

New Horizon would like to expand its Media Team and are looking for people gifted in any of the above areas who would like to serve the Lord during the week of New Horizon. You will have the opportunity to share your skills and also learn new ones from others on the team.

Age doesn’t matter as long as you are over 18.

MEDIA TEAM INTERN PROGRAMME

New Horizon is offering one-week internships as part of our dynamic Communications Team – developing creative ways to share what God is doing at the conference.

Whatever your interest, this is a unique opportunity to develop your skills while supporting the vision of New Horizon. This is a chance to find out how you can use your gifts and passions to serve God! Mentored by professionals, your week’s work will look great on a CV and may also fulfil placement requirements.

Note: Talk to us, if you would like us to tailor-make an internship to suit the requirements of a particular course.

We are also interested in hearing from you if you have experience either through your profession or church.

This year, we have the following places available. You will need to complete an application form to be considered for any of the following:

  • Videography – 2 places
  • Video Editor – 1 place
  • Photography – 2 places
  • Writing, Blogging, Journalism – 4 places
  • Graphic Design – Full
  • Web admin & Social Media – 1 place
  • Event Management – 2 places
  • Projection – 2 places

 

Team members & Interns need to be self-funding and to organise their own accommodation.

APPLICATIONS CLOSED FOR 2017

Please note that following your application submission you will be contacted by phone to discuss further.

To find out more, contact Shirley at office@newhorizon.org.uk

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Writing, Blogging & Journalism Job Description

You will have the opportunity to join a dynamic communications team to share the story of what God is doing through New Horizon. You will interview speakers, participants and volunteers. You will write blog entries. You will support the social media strategy by capturing and sharing key moments and work alongside photographers to create exciting photo stories. There will also be opportunities for you to use your own creativity to develop new ideas and ways to communicate.

Apply Now: Click here

Requirements:

  • A willingness to serve and to work hard
  • A good sense of humour
  • A passion for / interest in journalism, writing or social media
  • Skills in this area helpful but not essential
  • You must bring your own laptop
    What you will gain:
  • Experience in interview techniques, writing and editing skills
  • Opportunities to try out blogging
  • Experience in social media
  • Experience of working in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary communications team
  • Experience working to tight deadlines
  • Mentoring from a professional journalist
  • Opportunities to use your gifts and skills to benefit the work of New Horizon
  • Fellowship and lots of fun!
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Graphic Design
Job description

You will have the opportunity to join a dynamic communications team to share the story of what God is doing through New Horizon. Working closely with our team of photographers and journalists, you will create attractive resources for participants and help us to share our story using effective visuals. You will support on-site communication by creating attractive custom design templates. There will also be opportunities for you to use your own creativity to develop new ideas.

 

Apply Now: Click here

Requirements:

  • A willingness to serve and work hard
  • A good sense of humour
  • Proven graphic design experience essential
  • You must bring your own laptop including your preferred graphic design software

What you will gain:

  • Practical design experience (potential to build your portfolio)
  • Mentoring from a communications professional
  • Experience of working in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary communications team
  • Experience working to tight deadlines
  • Opportunities to use your gifts and skills to benefit the work of New Horizon
  • Fellowship and lots of fun!
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Photography
Job description

You will have the opportunity to join a dynamic communications team to share the story of what God is doing through New Horizon. The aim is to capture key moments working alongside videographers and journalists. We want to be able to capture as much of what makes up New Horizon during the week (speakers, participants and volunteers) to support the social media strategy.

Apply Now: Click here

Requirements:
• A willingness to be part of a team, to serve and to work hard
• A good sense of humour
• A passion for / interest in photography
• Skills in this area helpful but not essential
• A working knowledge of photoshop/lightroom
• You must bring your own DSLR camera & laptop with relevant software
• Able to edit and archive images quickly ready for use on website/social media

What you will gain:
• Experience in photographic techniques and post processing of images
• Experience in social media
• Experience of working in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary communications team
• Experience working to tight deadlines
• Mentoring from a professional photographer
• Opportunities to use your gifts and skills to benefit the work of New Horizon
• Fellowship and lots of fun!

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Video Editor
Job description

You will have the opportunity to join a dynamic communications team to share the story of what God is doing through New Horizon. You will be part of the Film making team and dedicate most of your time to editing and sharing your work on social media.

Apply Now: Click here

Requirements:

  • A willingness to serve and to work hard
  • A good sense of humour
  • A passion for / interest in filmmaking and editing
  • Skills in this area are essential using Final Cut/Premier Pro
  • Your own computer for editing would be helpful

 

What you will gain:

  • Experience in editing techniques and production
  • Experience of working in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary communications team
  • Experience working to tight deadlines
  • Mentoring from a professional filmmaker
  • Opportunities to use your gifts and skills to benefit the work of New Horizon
  • Fellowship and lots of fun!
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Videography
Job description

You will have the opportunity to join a dynamic communications team to share the story of what God is doing through New Horizon. You will interview speakers, participants and volunteers. You will support the social media strategy by capturing and sharing key moments and work alongside photographers and journalists to create short films. There will also be opportunities for you to use your own creativity to develop new ideas and ways to communicate.

 

Apply Now: Click here

Requirements:

  • A willingness to serve and to work hard
  • A good sense of humour
  • A passion for / interest in filmmaking
  • Skills in this area helpful but not essential
  • You must bring your own camcorder or DSLR camera

 

What you will gain:

  • Experience in interview techniques, filming and production
  • Experience in social media
  • Experience of working in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary communications team
  • Experience working to tight deadlines
  • Mentoring from a professional videographer
  • Opportunities to use your gifts and skills to benefit the work of New Horizon
  • Fellowship and lots of fun!
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Web/Social Media Admin
Job description

You will have the opportunity to join a dynamic communications team to share the story of what God is doing through New Horizon. You will be involved in populating the New Horizon website with information about the event in May/June and then during the event working with the journalist, video & photography team uploading their content to the New Horizon website or Facebook.

 

Apply Now: Click here

Requirements:

  • A willingness to serve and to work hard
  • A good sense of humour
  • A passion for / interest in websites
  • Some experience with WordPress
  • Some availability in May/June to update the website
  • You must bring your own laptop.

What you will gain:

  • Experience in being a web administrator
  • Experience of working in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary communications team
  • Experience working to tight deadlines
  • Opportunities to use your gifts and skills to benefit the work of New Horizon
  • Fellowship and lots of fun!
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Event Management
Job description

You will have the opportunity to join a dynamic team that organises New Horizon.  You will be involved behind the scenes and gain experience of how a large event is organised.

 

Apply Now: Click here

Requirements:

  • A willingness to serve and to work hard
  • A good sense of humour
  • A passion for / interest in event management
  • Skills in this area helpful but not essential.

What you will gain:

  • Experience in event management
  • Experience of working in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team
  • Experience working to tight deadlines
  • Opportunities to use your gifts and skills to benefit the work of New Horizon
  • Fellowship and lots of fun!
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Projection Operator
Job Description

You will have the opportunity to join a dynamic communications team to share the story of what God is doing through New Horizon. You will control what appears on the Main Tent screen using Pro Presenter or EasyWorship during the morning Bible Teaching sessions and evening Celebrations You will have the support and some training with a professional projectionist.You will also have to work closely with the worship band leader to coordinate the songs required each day.

Apply Now: Click here

Requirements:

  • A willingness to serve and to work hard
  • A good sense of humour
  • A passion for / interest in projection
  • Some skills in this area are essential particularly with Easyworship or Pro Presenter

What you will gain:

  • Experience in live projection
  • Experience of working in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary communications team
  • Mentoring from professionals
  • Opportunities to use your gifts and skills to benefit the work of New Horizon
  • Fellowship and lots of fun!