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[APPLICATIONS CLOSED] Love live music and think radio is the career for you? Take One is HIRING! – Volunteer Cohost and Producer


If you love live music and think radio is the career for you, this is the perfect stepping stone! Get hands on helping produce a volunteer driven, community radio program dedicated to supporting Sydney’s live music scene.


Purpose of the role:

Host and produce a radio show promoting live music in Sydney. The show celebrates the best in jazz, blues, funk, soul, world, hip-hop, folk, and americana music.


What’s in it for you:

  • Radio hosting and producing experience
  • Publishing credits
  • Potential for free gig tickets and interviews with local and international artists
  • Joining over 100 volunteers working for a 35-year-old broadcaster who prides itself on giving a voice to its community


What’s expected:

  • Produce a minimum of one 60 – 90 minute radio program promoting live music and associate news a month.
  • A passion for the Sydney live music scene – jazz, blues, funk, soul, world, hip-hop, folk, and americana music
  • Show professionalism through working to deadlines, maintaining a high quality of work, and pride in fostering good working relationships
  • New ideas welcome! This should be a collaborative experience.


Desirable Experience:

  • Studying media/ communications/ radio/ entertainment management
  • Broadcast experience
  • Access to home equipment to record and edit program



Open to candidates wishing to take on a minimum of six months on air with an option to extend further.


Position type: Unpaid volunteer (no one on the team is paid)


Ideal Start Date: 12th July 2021


About Take One: click here for a show overview.


HOW TO APPLY: Please send your CV and/or LinkedIn profile. Email melanie.christodoulou@eastsidefm.org with the subject line ‘TAKE ONE HOST PRODUCER APPLICATION’.


APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Applications closed


Only selected candidates will be contacted.