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+ yo 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.
  • Produce a minimum of one article in tandem with your radio program to be published on the Eastside Radio website and to be promoted on Take One’s Facebook and Instagram pages.
  • 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


  • A passion for live music is a must!
  • Studying media/ communications/ radio/ entertainment management (desirable but not mandatory)
  • Radio broadcast experience isn’t a requirement as this can be taught.
  • Access to home equipment to record and edit program (desirable but not mandatory)


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


About Take One: click here for a show overview.


HOW TO APPLY: Please send your CV and short blurb about yourself and why you’d like to join the team to with the subject line ‘TAKE ONE HOST PRODUCER APPLICATION’.




Only selected candidates will be contacted.