Call for Applications: Editor of Windscript: Volume 35
Call for applications for editor of Windscript: Volume 35, the SWG's magazine of high school writing, is now on! The successful candidate will have recent experience working with high school students along with the necessary editorial knowledge. Editor responsibilities will be the following:
Reading, reviewing and selecting the pieces to be published, notifying the successful contributors, and working with them on any editing that may be necessary. Review and coordinate placement of the pieces for the magazine.
Provide the Publication Coordinator with the edited work along with its placement order within the publication.
Select winners and honourable mentions for the magazine awards.
Proofread the final layout.
Meet deadline of April 1 for final layout and proofing for launch in mid-May.
Be available to attend, assist, and host the May launch in Regina.
The remuneration for this contract position is $1,000 payable in two installments: the first on completion of the selection process and the second on completion of the final layout. The SWG will reimburse long distance telephone and courier charges related to this project. The deadline for applications is Monday, December 3, 2018 at 12:00 p.m.