Radio DJ Assistant

We are looking for a volunteer who can provide sighted one to one support to our chairperson who is blind, to enable them to fulfil their role as a volunteer hospital radio DJ.

You will provide support to use the radio studio facilities, assist with elements of their job including using the IT and other equipment. To be aware of and highlight any safety risks, and to take part in any meetings as required.  

This is an exciting and varied role and you will get to learn how radio broadcasts operate.


Communications skills

Time management skills

Interpersonal Skills






  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
    35p per mile up to 10 miles round trip
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
    Full studio training
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No Yes No No No No No
Afternoon No Yes No No No No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

2-3 hours per week, day and time to be confirmed but will probably be a Tuesday.


Basingstoke Hospital
Aldermaston Road
RG24 9NA

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