Part Time Journalism Program Assistant

Posted October 3, 2022 / Download PDF of the job description.

Who We Are:

Day Eight is an arts producer and publisher dedicated to the healing of the world through the arts. Our programming includes a literary magazine, poetry events, exhibitions, performances, book publishing, arts journalism programs, and education programming for children and youth. Our projects are conducted with a variety of internal and external stakeholders and we value the diversity of perspectives and experiences that each individual brings to our shared work.


The individual will function as a key member of the team responsible for producing Day Eight’s journalism projects including an annual arts journalism conference (to occur Feb 25, 2023), our arts journalism fellowship, a high school journalism fellowship program, and our summer writing camp. The individual will interact with leading local and national journalists and meaningfully support opportunities for public engagement.  

Position Details:

The position exists to administratively support production and development of ongoing and upcoming journalism projects and programs. This is a contract position and is to be paid at a rate of $22.00-$25.00/hr, 10 hours per week. No benefits are provided for this position. Contractor will work a set weekly schedule of hours three days a week to be selected Monday – Friday between 9am and 5pm. Day Eight is currently still working via remote.


  • Administrative experience, and expertise.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Experience taking responsibility for work products individually, and as a member of a team.
  • Interest in journalism or journalism education as a career.

To Apply:

Use the form below, or email a resume and cover letter to: Admin <at> The position is open until filled.

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