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Careers and Opportunities

The New England News Collaborative is a regional newsroom made up of ten public media stations in the Northeast working together and with NPR to coordinate news coverage, share reporting and advance best practices in all aspects of journalism.

We believe diversity in newsrooms — and in the stories we tell — strengthens our public media mission to inform and empower communities with trusted, accessible news.

NENC was the primary sponsor of the 2024 UNIFY Career Summit in Boston for early-career journalists, and is a Lead Villager of Think.Public.Media, a coalition of public media organizations offering career opportunities and support to talented journalists.

Bookmark this page and stay informed of career opportunities at our partner stations in Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine. Early-career and experienced journalists who want to opt into the NENC's private, internal database of prospective talent candidates may do so via this form.

  • Want to learn more about the New England News Collaborative and public media? NENC Managing Editor Cori Princell is available for virtual "office hour" chats. Sign up here
  • NENC also sponsored the 2023UNIFY Career Summit in Boston to support early-career journalists of color and emerging LGBTQ+ journalists.
  • NENC is a proud founding sponsor of NAHJ New England's "En hora buena" series, celebrating and highlighting prominent journalists of color who share insights in virtual lunchtime chats.
Ari Snider reporting in Lewiston
Journalist Ari Snider with Maine Public/Report For America interviews a community member in Portuguese in Lewiston, Maine, on Oct. 30, 2023. (Raquel C. Zaldívar/New England News Collaborative)
Unify Career Summit
Participants listen to a panel of media recruiters at the 2023 UNIFY Career Summit in Boston on Feb. 24, 2023. (Raquel C. Zaldívar/New England News Collaborative)
Current Openings


Connecticut Public is a community-supported public media service and the lead station of the New England News Collaborative. We are a member station of PBS and NPR, and parent company for Connecticut Public Radio (WNPR) and three television stations: Connecticut Public Television (CPTV); CPTV Spirit; and PBS Kids 24/7. We serve one million people each month through our television, radio and digital platforms. Click here for current job openings.


WSHU is a member station operated by Sacred Heart University in southern Connecticut, engaging our listeners every day with insightful, well-researched programming such as NPR News, classical music, award-winning local coverage and storytelling. Check here for job opportunities from WSHU.


Maine Public

Maine Public, a NPR and PBS member station, connects the people of Maine and our region to each other and to the world through radio, television, educational, and digital services. Maine Public serves Maine and also reaches most of New Brunswick, Canada, and parts of New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Click here for current opportunities.


New England Public Media

Based in western Massachusetts with headquarters in Springfield, NEPM produces multi-platform regional news and information that includes NEPM TV, NEPM Radio, the NEPM News Network, digital content and services, and education opportunities for youth and families. Click here for career opportunities at NEPM.


WBUR, a department of Boston University and an NPR member station, is a fast-paced public radio station offering an exciting and creative work environment. We look for ambitious and dedicated people ready for challenges, and offer generous university benefits and competitive salaries. Here are current job opportunities from WBUR.

GBH News

What drives GBH’s extraordinary success as a public media powerhouse? Our talented, dedicated employees. Working at GBH in Boston puts you front and center at one of the nation’s most vibrant media production centers. Click here for current job openings at GBH.

CAI Cape and Islands

The listener-supported Cape, Coast, and Islands NPR stations were founded by local residents and are a service of GBH Radio. We serve Cape Cod, Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, and the South Coast on air and online. We strive to celebrate the uniqueness of the communities that we serve while discussing common issues.

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Public Radio

NHPR is New Hampshire's largest (and only) statewide radio news service, delivering in-depth and intelligent news coverage on broadcast, and through our slate of award-winning podcasts. Since 1981, New Hampshire Public Radio has shaped the media landscape in the Granite State and beyond. Click here for current career opportunities from NHPR.

Rhode Island

Rhode Island

In November 2023, Rhode Island PBS announced plans to merge with The Public's Radio. The merger was approved in April 2024. Click for current career opportunities at Rhode Island PBS and The Public's Radio.


Vermont Public

As Vermont's only statewide public radio network, Vermont Public provides an essential and trusted independent voice for news, information, music and cultural exploration for the people of our region. Vermont Public Radio, a NPR member station, and Vermont PBS recently united as Vermont Public to better serve the evolving needs of our community. Click here for current career opportunities.