Now hiring 2 Radio Camp counselors for March Break

Job Position: Radio Camp Counselor
Dates: March 13-17, 2017
Salary: $450.00
Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, M – F

CKCU is hiring a Radio Camp Counselor to help run our popular Radio Camp for kids ages 10-14. This camp contains a maximum of 10 children split into two groups. As a camp counsellor you will be responsible for the supervision and training of one group. Some of the camp activities include:

– How to write, record and edit a radio advertisement,
– How to write, record and edit a review of their favourite CD, Movie, Book or Video Game, etc…
– How to use a professional broadcast mixing board
– How to record voice
– How to mix music together like a real radio DJ
– How to speak like a real radio DJ

The Children will also record a radio play, edit their voices, and add music and sound effects. At the end of the week they will do a live 2 hour radio show and show off what they have done at camp all week.

Job Description:

As a radio camp counselor you will be responsible for:

 Conducting camp workshops
 Training children in the recording editing and mixing of audio
 Teaching children to operate mixing boards, microphones and headphones.
 Assist children in preparing scripts
 Assist in planning a 2-hour live radio show that includes the weeks pre-recorded content
 Supervise children during a portion of the lunch break


 Experience working with or supervising children
 A lively and energetic personality
 Knowledge of audio recording and digital editing
 Ability to assist children with creative writing

Applications should be received by February 26th. Please direct applications to:

David Aardvark
CKCU 93.1 FM
Room 517 University Center
1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario