Get Involved

Here a Rhubarb Radio we are always looking for staff and volunteers to help with the station. No experience is necessary for some positions as training is given, but a passion for good local community focused radio is essential! All we ask is that you are over 16 years old, can give a minimum of 3 hours a week and do not have any convictions (CRB checks may be carried out).

We are currently looking for:

Radio Presenters: (Some experience required) To present a live radio show from our studios in Wakefield City Centre. You need to be able to work alone for this position but you also need to be able to communicate well with the public and other members and departments within the station. Email our Program Director for more information at jon.butler@rhubarbradio.co.uk

Sports Presenters/Journalists: (Some experience required) To present and promote local live sports events from our studios, attend sports events. Conduct live outside broadcasts & record interviews.  You need to be knowledgeable about local sport and able to work alone and as part of a small team for this position, you also need to be able to communicate well with the public and other members and departments within the station. Email our Head of Sport for more information at ben.matthews@rhubarbradio.co.uk

Promotions: (No experience required) The fun job of attending events with the roadshow, visiting local places and businesses to promote the station. A sense of fun and good team work is essential for this position. Email our Head of Promotions for more information at gareth.smith@rhubarbradio.co.uk

Sales Staff (commission on sales): (some experience required) The position involves contacting local business and sell air time (radio commercials) and website advertising space on the station website. The position is currently a self employed one with commission on any sales made. You need to be able to work alone for this position but you also need to be able to communicate well with the public, business owners and other members and departments within the station. Email our Sales Director for more information at roger.hipkiss@rhubarbradio.co.uk