Y57 wants YOU!

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Have you ever dreamed of hosting your own talk show? Are you interested in radio and all the magic behind it? Do you thrive on creating amazing events? Are you passionate about serving your community?

If any or all of these apply to you, then we want to meet YOU!

Y57 Media is a weekly one-hour radio show that broadcasts live every Tuesday evening from 7-8 PM. Our show is community-focused and youth-driven, and we feature local music, news, and events every week. We can also be found on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Our home is at Vancouver Co-op Radio located in the heart of the Downtown East Side of Vancouver on unceded Coast Salish Territories. Each week, Co-op Radio provides access to community space, training and equipment for 300+ volunteers who produce 140 hours of original programming, in over 10 languages. As a member of a cooperative model, we promote equal opportunity and participation all while providing support for underrepresented voices in the mainstream media with a strong community focus. The radio actively works to reduce barriers to ensure accessibility and full participation of all the communities they serve. They value and support skill-sharing through learning, sharing and teaching in order to encourage growth within the station and throughout the broader community. For more information about Vancouver Co-op Radio’s values, please see their website here!

We’re looking to expand our team and we want you to be a part of this new chapter of Y57! We’re looking to hire a variety of on and off-air positions including:

If you’re interested, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible! Y57 Media takes affirmative action in its recruitment. In your application, please include a statement of interest that includes the role you wish to apply for, why you want to join Y57 Media, and one idea you want to bring to the show. The deadline to apply is Monday, February 4 at 11:59 PM!

After the application process has closed and we have reviewed all the applicants, we will be in touch for a potential interview and next steps. While there is an array of available positions we ask that you send only one application for the position you feel most jazzed about. If you have any further questions, please send us an email at y57media@gmail.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

Ready to apply? Fill out the form below by Monday, February 4 at 11:59 PM!

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