SocialCareToday is hiring…

We are now seeking to hire a full-time journalist to work within the editorial team to write engaging and influential content across SocialCareToday. 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Research and write daily news and feature stories
  • Generate exclusive stories
  • Produce editorial content for our bespoke print products
  • Interview industry figureheads and leading opinion formers
  • Manage the production of newsletters
  • Update social media platforms
  • Ensure the flow of third party contributions
  • Attend industry events in the UK
  • Ensure all copy adheres to media laws and good practice guidelines

Qualifications and Experience

  • One to two years experience is preferred although not essential
  • Experience or interest in social care reporting would be an advantage
  • Ability to deliver clear and engaging copy
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines while maintaining the quality of output
  • Knowledge of social media

Personal Attributes

  • We are looking for a self-starter with a high personal drive who wants to become a ‘must read’ journalist in our markets. Other attributes include:
  • Enthusiasm and positivity
  • Confidence and ability to work with people at all levels
  • Professional outlook
  • Ability to work independently and also as part of a team
  • Attention to detail


  • A supportive team environment
  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Pension Scheme
  • Location: The role is based at our offices in Macclesfield, Cheshire however we may be able to offer the right candidate a degree of flexibility for home working. You may be expected to undertake some travel as part of your work.
  • Reporting to: The Interim Group Editor
  • Hours/Duration: This is a part-time contract, subject to a six-month probationary period.
  • Salary: Competitive depending upon experience

How to apply…
Please email Pippa Neill –

  • Your CV.
  • Current salary
  • A covering letter explaining why you would be a good fit for the role and the organisation, and your ideas for further developing our multimedia content.
  • A portfolio that includes at least three samples of your work.

For an informal conversation about the role or to request further information please call Pippa Neill – Interim Group Editor – on 07922420984
Closing date: December 7th 


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