Meanwhile in Ireland, one of Ireland’s biggest sites for bizarre and interesting news, is hiring a Derry Girls TV show critic. This is 100% a real, paid job opportunity for one lucky fan.
This is not a drill. Meanwhile in Ireland, an Irish news site for all things funny, interesting, and satire, is hiring a Derry Girls TV show critic.
The chosen candidate will watch and rank every single Derry Girls episode across the three seasons, ordering them as they see fit.
Read on to find out the job description, candidate requirements, and everything you need to know on how to apply for this once-in-a-lifetime job opportunity.
Derry Girls – an iconic series of the last five years
Created by Derry woman and Freedom of the City Award winner Lisa McGee, Derry Girls follows the lives of four Derry teens and, of course, the wee English fella, as they venture through their primitive years at Our Lady Immaculate College in Derry.
The series first took to our screens in 2018 and ran for three incredible seasons, with the final season wrapping in 2022.
The show is adored not only in Ireland but all across the globe. Iconic American director Martin Scorsese was even a fan.
Now, Meanwhile in Ireland want to hire someone to sit down and watch every single episode, using their fandom and expertise to make a definitive ranking of the best episodes across the three seasons.
Dream job at Meanwhile in Ireland – one fans dream job
Meanwhile in Ireland is on the lookout for a Derry Girls TV show critic on a short-term temporary contract.
Reaching over half a million viewers each day, the site covers everything from Irish pop culture and bizarre news to comedy, travel and satire.
Launched in 2014, the platform has grown to become one of Ireland’s most popular platforms for viral videos, parodies, and general Irish craic.
With a thriving team of Irish writers at its helm, this is an excellent opportunity for a budding critic to join a young and dynamic team.
Working for an ever-growing media platform, the candidate will contribute to one of Ireland’s most popular websites on one of Ireland’s most beloved subjects: Derry Girls.
Derry Girls TV show critic – what the job entails
As the Derry Girls critic, you will be tasked with watching every single episode of the show, all the way from season one through season three, and ranking the episodes accordingly.
This job will require you to work approximately four to six hours per week. The contract will be a short-term temporary contract for three weeks from your start date.
You must be proficient in both spoken and written English and have confidence in working remotely to deadlines.
You can find out the full details of duties, benefits, and how to apply on the Meanwhile in Ireland website here.