A to Z of Destinations
Australia, NZ and South Pacific
A to Z of Experiences
Walking and trekking
Diving and snorkelling
Wildlife and safaris
Meet the locals
Frontier and expedition
Cycling and Mountain Biking
Visiting the Poles
Career breaks and BIG trips
Body and soul
Volunteer and conservation
Australia, East Coast
Australia, West Coast
Everest Base Camp
Trans-Siberian and Trans-Mongolian railway
Cruising the Nile, Egypt
Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail
Climb Mount Kilimanjaro
Aurora Borealis/Northern Lights
Keen to gain experience in magazine publishing? Find out if a placement at Wanderlust is for you
Wanderlust receives many more requests for editorial work experience than we can fulfil. Because of this, preference is usually given to applicants who:
Placements are usually one or two weeks in length. Successful candidates are expected to work Wanderlust’s usual office hours (9am to 5.30pm, possibly later in busy periods) and need to be prepared to turn their hands to anything.
We offer both print and online placements, please state if you have a preference in your application. Tasks for the magazine will usually include fact-checking, research, sub-editing and editorial administration.
Tasks for the web will usually include uploading content, research and administration with the possibility of some writing tasks. Placements offer an excellent opportunity for someone who wants an insight into all aspects of magazine/online editorial and production.
However, note that they are not suitable for aspiring travel writers.
Applications should be in writing, enclosing a CV, marked for the attention of Tom Hawker, Wanderlust Publications, Leworth Place, Mellor Walk, Windsor SL4 1EB. Please do not apply by email.
We occasionally offer longer-term internships, usually lasting for three months. Our previous interns have a great success rate of having gone onto jobs in national newspapers, magazines or book publishing companies. However, there are limited opportunities, and we only take the very best of the applicants! It is worth checking our Travel Jobs section of the website for any immediate vacancies. Otherwise, If interested in an internship, apply in writing, enclosing a CV and details of what you hope to learn during the placement, marked for the attention of Internships, Wanderlust Publications, Leworth Place, Mellor Walk, Windsor SL4 1EB
Wanderlust will sometimes consider offering work experience placements or internships for other departments in the business, eg design/production, publishing, marketing or administration. Check our Travel Jobs section for any immediate internship vacancies. Send your application in writing, enclosing a CV, to: Lyn Hughes (Editor-in-Chief), Wanderlust Publications, Leworth Place, Mellor Walk, Windsor SL4 1EB
All placements are based at our office in central Windsor.
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