The KJHK Sports Staff contributes to on-air broadcasts, online content and multimedia content related to KU sports. We are always looking for great additions to our volunteer staffs at KJHK! Thank you for applying. 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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Sports Staff Position Preference
Please rate in order of preference by typing the numbers "1" or "2" beneath each corresponding position. If you have questions about which position you should apply for, feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com - they're happy to help you! All successful sports staff applicants will specialize in the FM Sports or Online Sports staff area. All KJHK Sports Staff members will be eligible for football and basketball play-by-play assignments, as well as weekly FM programming assignments, based on staff experience and involvement.
KJHK’s FM Sports Staff contributes to sports broadcasts and related FM programming. Staff members report and produce sports stories to air on FM; assist with game broadcasts, including play-by-play and board operation; and assist with additional FM sports programming.
KJHK’s Online Sports Staff creates written and recorded sports content for www.kjhk.org, including blog posts, podcasts and multimedia pieces. The Online Sports Staff also assists in the production of KJHK’s weekly TV sports shows recorded in the Media Crossroads.
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!
Upload a 5-minute sample of you calling play-by-play for a sporting event. All KJHK Sports Staff members will talk on-air and/or online, whether that be during regular FM sports programming, broadcasts of games, during KJHK's Sports TV shows at the Media Crossroads, or for a podcast.
If you don't have a voice check available and need to record one, no problem, you're welcome to use KJHK's production space to get yourself recorded. Just email firstname.lastname@example.org about how to reserve production time at KJHK.
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 Sports Staff will meet at 2 p.m. Mondays during the fall 2014 semester. This meeting will be required for all Sports Staff members.
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.
SPORTS 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 sports staff meeting.
Participation Agreement - KJHK FM Sports Staff
By submitting your application to KJHK, you hereby agree to abide by station policies and procedures. These responsibilities include: attending monthly KJHK All-Staff Meetings; attending weekly KJHK Sports Staff Meetings; as assigned by the FM Sports Director, staff members may assist with live FM broadcasts of KU football and men’s and women’s basketball games (duties include announcing, board operation and pre- and post-game show hosting); as assigned by the FM Sports Director and Program Director, staff members may assist with producing and hosting regularly scheduled FM sports shows; completing additional coverage assignments from FM Sports Director, including press conferences, media days, remote broadcasts, and sports features for online or on-air broadcast; as assigned by the Online Sports Director, staff members may host weekly sports shows at the Media Crossroads on level 4 of the Kansas Union (show hosts must complete one (1) weekly office hour in the KJHK newsroom dedicated to planning their show).
Participation Agreement - KJHK Online Sports Staff
By submitting your application to KJHK, you hereby agree to abide by station policies and procedures. These responsibilities include: attending monthly KJHK All-Staff Meetings; attending weekly KJHK Sports Staff Meetings; completing two (2) weekly office hours in Production 2 at the KJHK station, working on podcasts or other pre-produced audio content for www.kjhk.org and possible FM broadcast; with assistance from the Online Sports Director, recording, editing and producing audio segments; as assigned by the Online Sports Director, staff members may host weekly sports shows at the Media Crossroads on level 4 of the Kansas Union (show hosts must complete one (1) weekly office hour in the KJHK newsroom dedicated to planning their show); as assigned by the FM Sports Director, staff members may assist with live FM broadcasts of KU football and men’s and women’s basketball games (duties include announcing, board operation and pre- and post-game show hosting).