Work Experience Placement
About The Job
We are a community that celebrates the alternative spirit in popular music since the Sixties.
It’s the past brought to life as the archives are raided for iconic sessions and the sound of tomorrow as contemporary bands step up for new recordings.
It’s the one-stop shop for all your musical needs with music news, documentaries and features, comprehensive biographies, gig information and reviews delivered on air and online.
About the Placement
We are helping to spearhead the revolution in digital radio. Cherry picking the best of the archive and with a commitment to new music, the network is unparalleled in its approach to bringing our audience artists old and new.
If you’re interested in a career in broadcasting, love music, and think 6 Music is the place to be, then you may be in luck. 6 Music is offering the chance to gain valuable experience in a live broadcasting environment to those who show the right spark and enthusiasm. You’ll be working with the Lauren Laverne show that is broadcast live every weekday between 10am and 1pm.
We’re looking for applicants with a demonstrable interest in broadcasting and particularly 6 Music and Lauren Laverne’s programme. You should have good interpersonal skills. You’ll need to be highly motivated, work well in a team and be adaptable. Knowledge of the Internet as well as IT skills would be advantageous. Please note that this is not a placement for people who’d like to gain on-air or presenting experience.
You will need to be available Monday to Friday every day for four weeks. Your working hours are likely to be 9am to 5pm.
To apply, click the link.
Age Criteria: Due to Health & Safety considerations, you will need to be aged 18 or over to apply for this placement.
Closing date – Tuesday, 15th January 2013