Journalist - Gaelic

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

Job Introduction

Tha BBC Naidheachdan a’tabhann naidheachdan Gàidhlig air rèidio, telebhisean, air loidhne agus na meadhanan sòisealta.

Tha sinn a’craoladh seachd làtha san t-seachdain tro leithid phrògraman mar Aithris na Maidne air rèidio, is An Là air TBh.

Tha duilleag BBC Naidheachdan againn air loidhne agus cunntasan air na meadhanan sòisealta.

Tha sgioba nan naidheachdan stèidhichte ann an grunn àiteachan air feadh Alba agus tha càirdeas sònraichte eadar sinn fhèin is an luchd-amharc is an luchd-èisteachd againn.

Tha sinn a’sireadh neach-obrach airson obair san sgioba-naidheachd, stèidhichte anns an oifis ann an Inbhir Nis agus Glaschu. Tha sinne airson cluinntinn bho dhaoine bhon a h-uile seòrsa àite is ceàrnaidh aig a bheil miann làidir a bhith ag obair ann an naidheachdan Gàidhlig.

Role Responsibility

A’ rannsachadh, a’ cuir ri chèile agus ag aithris naidheachdan Gàidhlig.

A’ clàradh agus a’ gearradh ri chèile aithrisean naidheachd air rèidio, TBh agus dha na seirbheisean digiteach aig BBC Naidheachdan gu àrd ìre.

A’ leudachadh an luchd-amharc againn le bhith toirt sgeulachdan bho dhaoine nach eil cho mòr air an riochdachadh air na seirbheisean naidheachd againn gu aire an t-sluaigh.

A bhith ag obair gu h-èifeachdach mar phàirt de sgioba.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Tha ùidh mhòr agad ann an naidheachdan is cùisean làitheil.
  • Tha fìor dheagh chomasan Gàidhlig agad.
  • Tha thu cruthachail is - às dèidh trèanadh - bhiodh tu math air sgeulachdan a chuir ri chèile agus a’ lìbhrigeadh.
  • Tha thu math air a bhith ag obair mar phàirt de sgioba.
  • Tha thu deònach sgilean ùra ionnsachadh.
  • Tha ùidh agad anns na meadhanan sòisealta agus misneachail ann a bhith gan cleachdadh.
  • Tha tuigse agad air an luchd-amharc/luchd-èisteachd is mar a tha sin ag atharrachadh.
  • Tha thu misneachail gun deadh agad air sgilean craolaidh ionnsachadh gu àrd-ìre a thaobh a bhith air an aidhir - air rèidio agus telebhisean.

Package Description

Band: C
Contract type: 1 x permanent role; 1 x nine-month attachment/fixed term contract
Location: Inverness/Glasgow

These are a Gaelic-essential roles.

We’re happy to discuss flexible working. Please indicate your choice under the flexible working question in the application. There is no obligation to raise this at the application stage but if you wish to do so, you are welcome to. Flexible working will be part of the discussion at offer stage.

  • Excellent career progression – the BBC offers great opportunities for employees to seek new challenges and work in different areas of the organisation.
  • Unrivalled training and development opportunities – our in-house Academy hosts a wide range of internal and external courses and certification.
  • Benefits- We offer a competitive salary package, a flexible 35-hour working week for work-life balance and 26 days (1 of which is a corporation day) with the option to buy an extra 5 days, a defined pension scheme and discounted dental, health care, gym and much more.

The situation regarding the coronavirus outbreak is developing quickly and the BBC is keen to continue to ensure the safety and wellbeing of people across the BBC, while continuing to protect our services. To reduce the risk access to BBC buildings is limited to those essential to our broadcast output. From Wednesday 18th March until further notice all assessments and interviews will be conducted remotely. For more information go to

Mae’r sefyllfa gyda’r coronafeirws yn datblygu’n gyflym, ac mae’r BBC yn awyddus i barhau i sicrhau diogelwch a lles pobl ar draws y BBC, gan barhau i warchod ein gwasanaethau hefyd. I leihau’r risg, dim ond y bobl sy’n hanfodol i’n hallbwn darlledu fydd yn cael mynediad i adeiladau’r BBC. O ddydd Mercher 18fed Mawrth ymlaen, bydd pob asesiad a chyfweliad yn cael ei gynnal o bell, nes rhoddir gwybod yn wahanol. I gael mwy o wybodaeth, ewch i

About the Company

We don’t focus simply on what we do – we also care how we do it. Our values and the way we behave are important to us. Please make sure you’ve read about our values and behaviours in the document attached below.

Diversity matters at the BBC. We have a working environment where we value and respect every individual's unique contribution, enabling all of our employees to thrive and achieve their full potential.

We want to attract the broadest range of talented people to be part of the BBC – whether that’s to contribute to our programming or our wide range of non-production roles. The more diverse our workforce, the better able we are to respond to and reflect our audiences in all their diversity. 

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic background, religion and/or belief. We will consider flexible working requests for all roles, unless operational requirements prevent otherwise.

To find out more about Diversity and Inclusion at the BBC, please click here

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