News Writers / News Readers

(Northumberland 89.7 FM, Northumberland 89.7 FM)

Position ID: V-NLD0003 Last Modified: 20 Sep 2017 Last Full Update: 20 Sep 2017
Opportunity Details
ContactKevin Stuart, Station Manager, Northumberland 89.7 CFWN FM Radio; Phone: (Business) 905-372-2391 * (Business) 905-372-2321; Email:
DutiesIdentify and research news stories then present them on-air, i.e. gather information, record events, interview those involved.
More Info
BenefitsGain broadcast experience
ClientsListeners of West Northumberland
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+)
Areas of InterestJournalism ; Writing / Editing
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Public Speaking ; Research ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Writing & Editing
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) - Variable according to availability of volunteer
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours25 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
Number of PositionsCobourg: 8 individual(s) 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining on the job
TransportationNear public transit ; Own transportation would be beneficial
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsPolice check if interacting with specific audience
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or after 24 Feb 2016
Agency Details
Organization NameNorthumberland 89.7 FM, Northumberland 89.7 FM
Office Phone905-372-2391
Address & Map
1000 Elgin St W, Unit 2
Cobourg, ON K9A 5S1