Shout Radio relies on a team of volunteers to keep the station on air 24 hours a day. There are loads of roles available and loads of reasons why you should join Shout Radio. Below, you can find out about the many roles available and what they entail.
Presentation and Production Volunteers
Presentation and Production Volunteers make up the majority of our volunteers. These volunteers present the shows you may have heard on air and produce the jingles you hear on the air! These volunteers also look after the station music libraries. (Airsuite and Studio)
Current on air slots that are available, are as follows:
- Monday 7am – 10am
- Tuesday 6am – 10am
- Wednesday 8am 10am 11am – 3pm & 8pm to 10pm
- Thursday 7am – 10am & 1pm – 3pm
- Friday 1pm – 3pm
- Saturday 8am – 1pm
- Sunday 4am – 8am & 12 Non – 3pm
Please keep an eye on this page, regarding slot availability, as the schedule is ever changing and the slots may become unavailable at very short notice. (As they are allocated on a 1st come 1st serve basis, with priority given to more specialist shows).
Our dedicated Admin Team, look after the General Office. From answering the phones, sending emails and photocopying etc; the team helps our Management Team and keeps our office running efficiently. If you ring the Office, it is likely your call will be answered by one of our friendly the Admin Volunteers.
IT Team Volunteers
Our IT Teams, take care of our IT Systems and Websites. From maintaining the website, to managing our Studio Network. IT also deal with the Servicedesk, which we share with the Volunteer Services Team.
The Servicedesk is busy and deals with Incidents, Change Requests and General Support issues. IT is also deals with the maintenance of core systems, such as Airsuite, our IP Phone System and our Internal Network. If you are a IT Boff, this job is perfect for you.
Social Media Volunteers
Our Social Media Team is a very busy team, who take care of our Facebook and Twitter Accounts, anwser questions and messages on our Social Media Accounts and post updates on our Facebook and Twitter pages. If you’re the creative type who is social media savvy, then this team is for you!
Important Note: Please do not send in emails with very little information, as they will automatically be rejected. We need to know what you can bring to the station and we need to know about any experience in radio, (if you have had any experience. It does not matter if you have not!) We’ll also need to know when you are available to volunteer and any other information we may need to know. (IE: Do you have a disability?)
Join Us Now
Ready to sign up? If yes, please read the below information and fill in our online application form. Alternatively, you can speak to Toby, who is our Volunteer Services Manager on 01253 707421, (Mon to Fri 9am – 5pm) if you have any questions or concerns.
If you produce and present a pre-recorded show, which you would like us to consider broadcasting, please click here.