Part-time Afternoon Concert Host Position

WUOT seeks a part-time classical music radio programmer/announcer. Classical music has been an integral part of WUOT’s programming throughout it’s over 60 years of public service to the East Tennessee community. WUOT is looking for someone with a love and knowledge of classical music and who is interested in hosting a new classical music program. 

This position will serve as the on-air board operator and producer/host of WUOT’s Monday through Friday afternoon classical music program broadcast from 1-4 p.m. This position has literary license to choose his or her own music, within general WUOT guidelines for classical music programming and will be allowed up to five hours/week for program preparation. While the part-time radio programmer/announcer is mostly an on-air position, he or she may also be called upon to provide content and participation on wuot.org.

Required qualifications: Undergraduate degree or higher in music or related field. Knowledge of classical music (including, but not limited to pronunciations, various composers and periods, etc.), ability to host/announce in a conversational and accessible tone, understanding of public radio and its culture, ability to learn digital broadcasting techniques and equipment, ability to work with a diverse and creative group of co-workers. 

To apply online, visit the University of Tennessee job posting.