Reporter(s) covering the Downtown Eastside

We are currently hiring one or several professional journalists for Season 2 of our morning news show, featuring voices and perspectives of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside. This project is founded by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and the Government of Canada's Local Journalism Initiative.

For details, please check:

To apply: send resume and a cover letter explaining why you would like to join Vancouver Co-op Radio‚Äôs morning news team. Please include three links to stories. 


We'll be in touch if we would like to follow up with an interview, but we can't respond to all applicants. Thank you to everyone for your interest in this position.

Deadline: August 1st, 2021

Vancouver Co-operative Radio is an affirmative action employer. We welcome applicants from underrepresented groups including, but not limited to, Indigenous people, people of colour, trans and queer-identified people, people with disabilities and people with multilingual skills and backgrounds. This is a contract, funding-specific position and is not part of Unifor Local 3000.
Vancouver Co-operative Radio, CFRO, 100.5 FM is a non-profit, listener-supported, multi-lingual community radio station that has provided Vancouver with alternative public affairs, music, and arts programming since 1975. Located in the Downtown Eastside, Co-op Radio produces creative and engaging programming for communities whose voices are underrepresented in the mainstream media.  Our organization is rooted in values of participation, co-operation, social justice, independence and community.
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