Jewish Press of Tampa Bay seeks intern

The Jewish Press of Tampa Bay Inc., which publishes two biweekly newspapers (the Jewish Press of Pinellas County and the Jewish Press of Tampa), has a standing offer for interns. The papers, which are mailed to 16,000 households, cover events in the Jewish community.

The newspapers’ interns work approximately eight hours a week at $10 per hour.

They can expect to cover stories (sometimes on weekends or evenings), rewrite press releases, proof pages and do clerical work as needed. The newspapers prefer students with some journalism background, both classroom and practical experience. There is no religious requirement. Interns must have use of a car.

The newspapers’ office is at 6416 Cetnral Ave., St. Petersburg. For more information or to apply, contact managing editor Karen Dawkins at jewishpress@aol.com or call (727) 535-4400.