Herald Summer Intern

Position Summary:

The Catholic Diocese of Arlington, one of the fastest growing dioceses in the nation, is searching a Summer Intern to work for the Arlington Catholic Herald.  The Summer Intern will assist the newsroom to support the mission of the Arlington Catholic Herald by disseminating timely, relevant, thought-provoking news.

Principle Duties:

  • Cover newsworthy events, people and places in the Arlington Diocese either by phone or in person.

  • Take photographs to illustrate your articles and write captions.

  • Write an average of 2-3 articles per week.

  • Work with editors to make necessary changes to stories in a timely manner.

  • When time and workload permit, assist the managing editor, editorial assistant and production coordinator in proofreading and layout of newspaper.


  • Pursuing an Associate or Bachelor degree.

  • Prefer GPA of 3.0 or higher.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication.

  • The ability to organize, prioritize, manage and multiple task.

  • The ability to work independently and with minimum supervision.

  • The ability to maintain effective working relationships with clients.

How to Apply:

Send cover letter, resume, and unofficial transcript to HR@arlingtondiocese.org  with the title Herald Intern in the subject line. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.