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    Summer 2017 Volunteer Training

    This summer, get your radio on! During the month of July, between July 17th and the 23rd we are having our CFRC training cycle. Learn all the ins and outs of creating radio whether you are a student or a community member. We are your voice in the media.  You can sign up right here: http://www.cfrc.ca/volunteer The deadline for volunteer training is July 7th so get your application in today!
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    Summer Jobs at CFRC

    Attention, students: CFRC is hiring again for the summer of 2017! We are hiring two more News/Arts/Outreach Coordinators, thanks to the support of the Canada Summer Jobs Program. These positions, with a strong emphasis on Marketing/Outreach/Social Media, involve a time commitment of 30 hours per week, for seven weeks, through the summer of 2017. The position will pay an hourly rate of $11.40. Eligibility: In order to be eligible for this position, students must be between 15 and 30 years of age; registered as a full-time student in the past academic year and intending to return to school full-time basis in the fall; Canadian citizens or permanent residents or have official refugee protection status under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act; and legally entitled to work in Canada. The News/Arts/Outreach Coordinators will be responsible for: -Coordinating volunteers for participation at various outreach events for the summer (Downtown Sidewalk Sale, Skeleton Park Arts Festival, Wolfe Island Music Festival, Memorial Centre Farmers' Market) -Booking/arranging outreach tables/set-up for community events -Booking/arranging outreach tables/set-up for Frosh Week activities -Increasing awareness of CFRC to members of the Queen's and Kingston communities through innovative social media campaigns -Participating in special programming initiatives and live-on-location music and cultural broadcasts. -Monitoring email accounts and phone messages, acting on relevant news releases and promotional requests -Attending local events as a representative of CFRC, recording audio in the field from community events to air on CFRC while also distributing CFRC information and outreach materials in the community -Recording, editing and producing content for broadcast on CFRC -Writing and producing CFRC's weekly "Community Events Calendar" -Promoting CFRC programming and initiatives through the station's website, blogs, social media and other means -Completing a final report detailing experiences, successes and challenges of the role. The ideal candidate for this position will have: -Experience in marketing/outreach/promotions, preferably in the field of radio or other media -A bright, friendly, outgoing personality to ensure all interactions with campus/community members are positive -Excellent personal organization and time management skills -Self-motivation and an ability to work as part of a team Assets for this position include: -Experience with volunteer recruitment, coordination, training, and mentoring -Familiarity with social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook and Twitter -Experience or interest in community radio programming and production Those interested in applying should email a resume and cover letter to CFRC Station Manager Matthew Bisson (station@cfrc.ca) by Thursday, May 25.
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