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Assist Young Adults with Disabilities as they learn Radio Production

Monday, June 13th, 2016 from 9:45am to Friday, June 24th, 2016 2:15pm
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PositionsMany Remaining
Close Date48 hours before the event starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Description

Overview:

VSA Texas is hosting a Side by Side opportunity for young adults with developmental disabilities ages 15 - 22 to work with professional artists in the radio broadcasting industry through classroom settings and hands-on experience. Students will be introduced to the responsibilities of a radio programmer and learn about interviewing, creating show topics, and recording for the radio.

 

“On-Air Radio Production”
VSA Texas Classroom
3710 Cedar Street, Room 101
Austin, TX  78705
Monday – Friday, June 13-24, 2016
10:00am – 2:00pm

Volunteers are needed to assist the Instructor in the classroom by assisting the students as they learn radio skills, providing one to one support to the students and other duties as required. Volunteers will work within the small groups.

 

Requirements: 

  • Must be available to volunteer from 9:45am – 2:15pm.  We can accommodate your schedule and are flexible.  We do recommend that you commit to the full two-week time period to provide consistent contact with our students.

  • Must be age 18 or older.

  • Experience working with people with disabilities recommended.

 

 

If anyone is interested you can email me at lynn@vsatx.org or call me at 512-454-9912.

Thanks so much.

Requirements
Requirements:
• Must be available to volunteer from 9:45am – 2:15pm. We can accommodate your schedule and are flexible. We do recommend that you commit to the full two-week time period to provide consistent contact with our students.
• Must be age 18 or older.
• Experience working with people with disabilities recommended.
PerksYou get to learn the trade of Radio Broadcasting with hands on experience at KOOP Radio station. You also can use this time to fulfill field hours for your courses and it's just a lot of fun!
Parking DetailsParking on street or back of building parking lot. Free
CausesAdvocacy & Human Rights Disabled Media & Broadcasting
SkillsArtistic Help Help w/People Multimedia
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Location: AGE Building, 3710 Cedar St., Room 101, Austin, TX 78705

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ShiftStartEndDescriptionPositions
 
 
 
Day Time ShiftMon, Jun 13 9:45amFri, Jun 24 2:15pmAssisting students in learning Radio Broadcasting, acting as scribes, assisting with learning skills of equipment0/10Over