Join Our Team

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Join Our Team

We are always open to people wanting to write for the paper. As Cornwall’s only student newspaper, we hold quite a privileged position in reporting on news and covering material relevant to our diverse student body.

Position Vacancies (For 2018/19)

All positions at The Falmouth Anchor are unpaid.

The Falmouth Anchor is looking for energetic, dedicated and self-motivated students from both the University of Exeter and Falmouth University to join the team in varying roles.

This is your chance to get involved in an award-winning and innovative new student newspaper on campus. Becoming a part of The Falmouth Anchor team is great experience for students wishing to pursue a career in journalism or media, however we also welcome all students who are just looking to have a go at something new.

Applying for Positions:

Below is a list of the positions available for applicants. No positions require experience, but of course if you happen to have experience then that will be to your advantage. All roles are team based and will require you to work closely with the other people on the team.

If you are interested in any of the roles, submit your CV and covering letter by email to Annissa Warsame (


Current Vacancies:

Lead Reporter

Website Developer

Video Editor

Write for Us

We’re always looking for people to write for us and to expand the range of content at the newspaper. We’re keen to get new content onto the website every week, so please get in touch if you’d like to write for The Falmouth Anchor on a regular basis.

We will also be looking for new writers for every issue, people with new style and innovative ideas. Whether you want to try your hand at journalism, or are looking to expand your portfolio, we welcome your ideas and will consider all articles sent in.

If you wish to join our writing team, all submitted articles must conform to the following formatting:

  • Name, central alignment in the header
  • Size 10, Calibri font
  • Must not exceed specified word limits (contact us for more information)
  • All image files must be attached separately as PNG files. All articles must come with at least one photograph for which you have full permission of use and the appropriate credit details.
  • All documents MUST be submitted by given deadline dates

Please be aware that we cannot always run all submitted articles. Articles we feel do not concede with the standing of The Falmouth Anchor will not be run.

1 thought on “Join Our Team

  1. Hi, I was just wondering about being one of the writers for the Falmouth Anchor. What would the word limit for an article be, when would articles need to be submitted by and how would I submit an article?

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