KJHK’s News Staff produces stories about life at KU and in Lawrence to air during FM programming. News stories focus on arts and culture, public affairs and current events topics relevant to the KU campus community and greater Lawrence community. Staff members plan, report and produce their own work. We're always looking for great additions to our volunteer staffs at KJHK! PLEASE HAVE A COPY OF YOUR SCHOOL AND/OR WORK SCHEDULE HANDY BEFORE BEGINNING THIS APPLICATION, AS YOU WILL BE ASKED ABOUT YOUR GENERAL AVAILABILITY ONE OR MORE TIMES AT THE END OF THIS FORM.
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Include all staff positions, on-air and otherwise, if you have participated in KJHK before. If not, no problem, just type "New to KJHK" in the field above!
All successful applicants are required to attend a monthly meeting. Assuming best efforts on both your and KJHK's part, are you prepared to organize your schedule in order to attend KJHK meetings for the staff(s) you are selected for? KJHK's News Staff will meet at 7 p.m. Mondays during the fall 2014 semester. This meeting will be required for all News Staff members.
All successful applicants are required to complete two (2) weekly office hours at the KJHK newsroom, during which there will be a weekly staff meeting. News Staff members also will be required to complete two (2) weekly production hours at the KJHK studio.
To be a part of KJHK, no matter what staff you're on, you must know and abide by the rules and regulations KJHK sets forth. This is vital to the station's continued existence! Please review the KJHK Handbook, available at www.kjhk.org in the "About KJHK" section of the site. Violation of station rules may result in suspension or termination.
All KJHK employees must respect the station by maintaining its cleanliness. This includes picking up trash, refiling music, and generally maintaining a neat and efficient work environment. Do you agree to keep KJHK a clean, professional environment every time you are at KJHK?
By electronically 'signing' your name above, you agree (1) to work within the spirit and framework of the KJHK Constitution as presented in the KJHK Handbook, (2) to perform the duties required of the position to which you are hired, and (3) that you will abide by the KJHK Participation Contract, also found within the KJHK Handbook. Intention misrepresentation of facts on this application - or any other breach of this agreement - will constitute grounds for suspension or termination from KJHK.
NEWS STAFF AVAILABILITY: WHAT FOLLOWS IS AN EMBEDDED GOOGLE FORM! YOU MUST HIT "SUBMIT" WITHIN THIS EMBEDDED FORM BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR FINAL APPLICATION
Please list all available times in your schedule. We will use this availability in scheduling the weekly news staff meeting.
Participation Agreement - KJHK News Staff
By submitting your application to KJHK, you hereby agree to abide by station policies and procedures. These responsibilities include attending monthly KJHK meetings; completing two (2) weekly planning and editing hours in the KJHK newsroom, including a weekly staff meeting with the KJHK News Director, Online Content Director and Program Coordinator; completing two (2) weekly production hours in Production 2 at the KJHK studio; and pitching, planning, reporting, recording and producing audio pieces on news, arts and features topics for airing during KJHK’s weekly public affairs and arts-and-culture FM programming.