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SOLIHULL RADIO: Local Stories, Local People.


New volunteering opportunities:


SOCIAL MEDIA VOLUNTEER, part time (as and when required)


Do you have social media skills and are looking to put them to valuable use?

Could you promote and develop Solihull Radio’s social media presence?

Are you interested in getting more involved with your local community?

If this sounds like you, please get in touch!




Solihull Radio is a local radio station run by volunteers. It was started up by Geoff and Nick in December 2017. Nick and Geoff were presenting on Hospital Radio at the QE hospital and they realised there was an opportunity to do something for the local community via Solihull’s very own radio station. Roping in the technical help of Geoff’s next door neighbour, Duncan, they built a radio station which first broadcast in Geoff’s living room!


The rest is history…Solihull Radio has gone from strength to strength in the last 18 months. Put simply, we are all about local stories and local people. We have a fantastic network of community supporters and local business sponsors, as well as a growing social media presence. 




We broadcast out of Studio @148 on Solihull High Street and have built up a fabulous team of friendly volunteers who give as little or as much time as they can spare to present and/ or put out content via podcasts. 

We’ve gradually built up a following on social media and this is growing daily but we are ambitious to improve this both in quality and volume of content.


Our team have opportunities to get involved with local community events. Particular highlights have been broadcasting and counting down the Round Table Firework display, outside broadcasting at the Jazz Festival and podcasting ComiCon at the NEC. This is a great opportunity to gain broad experience in social media and add value to the local community. Hours and location are flexible.



We’re looking for a volunteer with previous social media experience who would be responsible for:

  • Creating and scheduling engaging content for social media posts at peak times

  • Developing and supporting a social media content plan

  • Reposting relevant feeds on social media, with appropriate comments that will be of interest to the target audience

  • Running promotions and competitions via social media platforms

  • Gathering data on social media performance



Please email your CV to studio@solihullradio.com

CLOSING DATE: 4th October 2019




Please email any questions to studio@solihullradio.com


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SOLIHULL RADIO: Local Stories, Local People.