Host Organisation: Macclesfield and District Talking Newspaper

Sound technician for recording and editing at Macclesfield Talking Newspapers. No experience needed.

Opportunity Interests: People with Disabilities
Type of Activity: IT
Location: Macclesfield
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Thursday PM

We need additional technicians to support the current volunteers who work in pairs for 2 to 3 hours every week or two on a Thursday afternoon. Absolutely no experience needed . After setting up the pop -up studio, one technician is responsible to turning microphones on and off and adjusting the sound levels whilst the other technician usually edits the recorded material using sound editing software (WavePad) and produces a Master recording which is then copied and sent out to our customers.
Anyone is welcome to visit us on a Thursday to see what we do.

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: No
Skills and Qualifications Required:

No experience needed as full training given. Computer literacy would be useful as sound editing software is used but this is easy to learn.

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?:
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: No
If yes, for what and at what rate?:
What support is available for the volunteer?:

Full training

What training is available for the volunteer?:

on site training as required