Summer Radio Camp Counsellors

Organization Name: 
CKCU 93.1 FM
Ottawa, ON

Job Position: Radio Camp Counsellor
Dates: July 11-14, 18-22, 25-29, August 8-12, 15-19, 22-26
Salary: $425 per week
Hours: 8:30am to 4:30pm

CKCU is hiring a Radio Camp Counsellor to help run our popular Radio Camp for kids ages 9-12. 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 counsellor 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 week’s 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


$425 per week

How to Apply:
Closing Date: 
Fri, 2011-06-10