All India Radio, Thiruvananthapuram, invites applications for engagement of Part Time Correspondent (PTC) Idukki district on contractual basis as per Revised Scheme for engagement of PTCs (available at NSD website: www.newsonair.gov.in under PTC Guidelines section).
PG Diploma / Degree in journalism / Mass Media or Graduate with minimum 2 years journalistic experience.. Knowledge of computer and word processing. Possession of news gathering devices
24-45 years. (Age as on the last day of advertisement) 3. Should reside at the respective district Headquarters or within a radius of 10 kms. from the District Headquarters/ Municipal limit in the district for which he/she is being engaged.
Monthly remuneration will be calculated as per circular No. RNU/PTC Guidelines/Modification/2022/1426, dated 22.12.2022, subject to satisfactory rendering of service to be certified by RNU Head. All India Radio, Thiruvananthapuram. The maximum limit of payment is Rs. 11,250/- per month including transportation and telephone charges.
(a) Engagèment of Part-Time Correspondents (PTCs) will be on contractual retainership basis.
(b) The persons already in government service – Central/State Government/Administration of the Union Territory or in any Public Service Undertaking (PSU) and member of any Political Party will not be considered for engagement as PTC.
will involve an interview. Candidates on the basis of qualifications, professional experience, knowledge about district and state, current affairs, awareness of welfare schemes of the Central Government, acquaintance with Radio news, journalistic aptitude, writing skilis, familiarization with communication technologies etc.On initial engagement of a Part-Time Correspondent, his/her work performance would be monitored for three months, the contract will be renewed on a monthly basis. If his/her work is found to be satisfactory during this period, he/she may be offered yearly contract till the candidate attains the age of 60 years. The certificate for satisfactory performance should be issued by the RNU head.
How To Apply
Applications in prescribed proforma along with self attested copies of required documents and one recent photograph should reach the Head of Office, All India Radio, Vazhuthacaud P.O., Thiruvananthapuram – 695014 by 30th April,2023.