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Presenter

Bedfordshire, UK

Job Type

Fixed Period / Volunteer

Workspace

Hybrid

About the Role

In this part-time volunteer role, you will host (or co-host) a programme, create links between items, introduce and interview guests and interact with the audience. You will collaborate closely with the team at your assigned programme to develop and execute content plans aimed at increasing the number of viewers watching your assigned show and promoting YouthTV throughout a mix of social media/digital platforms and show broadcast.


Skills needed for the Role

excellent communication and presentation skills

performance skills and a clear voice

the ability to generate original ideas

a personable and confident manner

a broad range of interests, including current affairs

good research and interviewing skills

the confidence and the ability to sell yourself

an awareness of media law

the ability to take initiative and make quick decisions under pressure

teamworking skills

creativity and problem-solving skills.

About the Role

About the role

In this part-time volunteer role, you will host (or co-host) a programme, create links between items, introduce and interview guests and interact with the audience. You will collaborate closely with the team at your assigned programme to develop and execute content plans aimed at increasing the number of viewers watching your assigned show and promoting YouthTV throughout a mix of social media/digital platforms and show broadcast.


Responsibilities

research topics and background information for items to be featured on the programme

plan and rehearse shows

write and sometimes memorise scripts

liaise with other members of the production and technical teams

introduce and host programmes

interview guests in the studio, by telephone or on location

read from a script or autocue, or improvise

keep the programme running to schedule, responding positively and quickly to problems or changes and improvising where necessary

keep in contact with the director and production team in the studio gallery, via ear-piece link

meet with the production crew to assess or review a broadcast, and to plan the next one.

Skills needed for the Role

excellent communication and presentation skills

performance skills and a clear voice

the ability to generate original ideas

a personable and confident manner

a broad range of interests, including current affairs

good research and interviewing skills

the confidence and the ability to sell yourself

an awareness of media law

the ability to take initiative and make quick decisions under pressure

teamworking skills

creativity and problem-solving skills.

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