Casual Vacancy: Deputy Editor-in-Chief for Woroni

Woroni (ANU Student Media) is looking for an ANU student to fill a casual vacancy on our Board of Editors.

The successful applicant will take on the role of Deputy Editor-in-Chief. The Deputy Editor-in-Chief’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, creating and maintaining the records of the Association, organising Board and General Meetings, interpreting and advising the Board on the Association’s Constitution, Regulations and Policies, managing the Association’s electoral affairs and appointing and managing Sub-Editors to assist in the management and administration of the Association. The successful applicant will be someone who is highly organised, collaborative and a team player.

All members of Woroni’s Board of Editors are Directors of the organisation and are Responsible Persons for the organisation in accordance with the Australian Charities and NFP Commission Governance Standards.

The successful applicant will be expected to put in approx. 10-15 hours of work a week on average and can expect to be paid an honorarium to compensate for their time. The position will commence on 20 March and conclude on 18 June 2023. The role requires close collaboration with the seven other Board members, so an ability to work in a team is a must.

If you are at all interested we invite you to apply through the form at the bottom of this page.

Your application must include:

  • Your name and pronouns
  • The best email to contact you on
  • Your u-number
  • Your year of study
  • Your degree
  • Up to 500 words in response to the following two questions:
    • Describe your relevant experience in policy creation and/or enforcement.
    • Describe the importance of good governance in an organisation such as Woroni.
    • Why do you want to join Woroni in this role?
    • How would you, as Deputy Editor in Chief, work to support Woroni’s mission (as listed in the ‘about’ section of our website)?

Applications will close 5PM Sunday 12 March, 2023.

We acknowledge the Ngunnawal and Ngambri people, who are the Traditional Custodians of the land on which Woroni, Woroni Radio and Woroni TV are created, edited, published, printed and distributed. We pay our respects to Elders past and present. We acknowledge that the name Woroni was taken from the Wadi Wadi Nation without permission, and we are striving to do better for future reconciliation.