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Football Reporters (3-4 positions)

Location : Around area - 2 to 4 hours per typical week
There are currently no vacancies for this role


A great opportunity for anyone interested in local football in and around the St Albans area.

You will record one or two 5 minute weekly zoom interviews with the managers, players and fans from St Albans City FC, London Colney FC, Colney Heath FC, Leverstock Green FC, Harpenden Town FC, Sandridge Rovers, Oaklands Wolves and the Local Youth Teams, including City Youth Harvesters.

These interviews will be broadcast on our Tuesday evening Local Football show.

You will also be part of a rota, providing Saturday afternoon football reports for our Verulam Sport show on a Saturday afternoon from the local teams mentioned above.

Ultimately, the role will include being part of match day commentary team for our coverage.

Essential Skills

• The ability to use ‘Zoom’ to record from home on a computer
• Good local knowledge of the Radio Verulam area
• An understanding of the ‘off side’ rules!
• Availability at the weekends to attend local matches

Desirable skills

• A passion and knowledge of local football, with a particular interest in local grassroots and non-league football.
• Strong communication skills
• Good organisational skills
• Enthusiasm and creativity, ideas are always welcome.

Learning Opportunities

• Audio editing and use of ‘audacity’ editing software
• Interview technique and broadcasting skills.
• You will work with other presenters, and will learn the role ‘on the job’.

There are currently no vacancies for this role