BBC Radio 6 Music – Lauren Laverne Programme


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Job Introduction

BBC Radio 6 Music is an interactive digital radio station that celebrates the alternative spirit of music and culture, bringing together the cutting-edge music of today and the iconic and groundbreaking sounds of the past 40 years. The network has a weekly reach of 1.9 million listeners and is home to respected music presenters including Shaun Keaveny, Lauren Laverne, Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie, Steve Lamacq, Tom Ravenscroft, Cerys Matthews and Guy Garvey.

Lauren Laverne presents the weekday mid morning show on BBC Radio 6 Music. She’s on air Monday to Friday from 10am to 1pm featuring live sessions, guests, features and great music.

Main Responsibilities

This placement will be Monday to Fridays for four weeks working alongside the Producer and Assistant Producer of the Lauren Laverne programme. The Experience will include preparing guest and script notes, helping prepare audio, watching live programme broadcasts and working alongside the programme team on other tasks.


Are you the right candidate?

We're looking for applicants with a demonstrable interest in broadcasting and particularly 6 Music and Lauren Laverne’s show. You should have good interpersonal skills. You'll need to be highly motivated, work well in a team and be adaptable. IT and online skills would be advantageous. Please note that this is not a placement for people who'd like to gain on-air or presenting experience.

**Please note that this placement will commence on Monday 29th September for 4 weeks