Do you want to work for ITV News?

We are offering 12 ambitious journalists the chance to join one of our regional or network news teams for our nine month training programme, which starts in October 2019.

Watch our recruitment film to find out more:

You can find more information and the online application form here.

The successful candidates will be taught everything they need to know to work in one of our multi-media newsrooms around the UK and the Channel Islands: from script-writing to bulletin production, digital news to reporting.

You must be over the age of 18 by 1 October 2019 to apply, and have the commitment and enthusiasm to work for ITV News.

We are particularly interested in people who have committed themselves to a career in journalism, either through their writing, their work experience or their career to date, as well as those people with an interest in journalism who are looking for a career change.


Applications open Monday 11th February


Applications close at 00:01 Sunday 3rd March

Got a query about the Traineeship? Email

Want some tips on applying? Watch this Q&A by former and current trainees: