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  1. 1. Jon Cassidy Radio, Podcasts, Student Summary A love of sound and storytelling, A need to be proactive, A want to challenge perceptions and a keen eye for control and risk management. Always up for a challenge whether big or small and never shy away from voluntary work. I am a radio producer/Presenter and an eternal student of all things media. With experience in programme making on all levels from writing, Editing, Producing, Presenting and Marketing. My experience includes working on various radio stations, writing and producing adverts, running for media events and creating Podcasts. I am currently in University studying radio at University of the West of Scotland - Ayr campus, This course is very suited to me as it is hands on in creating lots of different programming. I do voluntary work for Youth Football Scotland editing and creating weekly Podcast and radio content and work within my local community aiming to help make my hometown a better place for everyone. I enjoy the dynamics of teamwork, In the success of creativity and the delegation of tasks. I'm always proud to share responsibility with colleagues. I have successfully led and worked on various different media projects, Making and editing radio, filming TV shows and showreels as well as creating my own short film. Although these different projects have thrown up varying challenges with different degrees of difficulty, I enjoy being under pressure as I love working hard to a deadline and feel indebted to create the best quality content. Experience Radio Producer/Presenter and Podcast maker at Jon Cassidy's Radio Blog November 2010 - Present (2 years 11 months) I'm making my way in media, I create diverse radio shows and podcasts. Outdoor Sales Team at Weatherseal September 2009 - September 2010 (1 year 1 month) Being allocated an area and going round every door notifying residents we were working in the area and creating possible sales leads. Sales Advisor at Home Retail Group PLC Page1
  2. 2. October 2008 - December 2008 (3 months) Temporary job dealing with customers ordering Christmas presents from Argos, I also had to upsell their store and credit cards. Sales Advisor at Sky January 2008 - September 2008 (9 months) I would take inbound calls from new customers looking to get Sky Television for the first time and outbound calls to notify Sky TV customers of our broadband and telephone deals. Telesales Agent at Weatherseal June 2007 - January 2008 (8 months) Contact prospective customers to notify them of Special offers the company were running in their area. Volunteer Experience Liaison, Charity collector and Raffle ticket salesman at Frends of Spiers June 2013 - Present (4 months) Friends of Spiers aim to create a beautiful landscape in aide of restoring the old grounds of Spiers school and to have a major community event every quarter to raise awareness of Friends of Spiers and to raise money for future projects. Podcast and radio show editor at Youth Football Scotland June 2013 - Present (4 months) To edit and create weekly results shows and podcasts that air on local radio and are available on My role is also t work on Outdoor Broadcasts throughout the season. Projects Jon Cassidy Interviews October 2010 to Present Members:Jon Cassidy Jon Cassidy Interviews is a loose interview based Podcast where I interview some interesting musicians from around the world. RNR Radio Shows September 2010 to June 2012 Members:Jon Cassidy Radio shows for my former college radio station. I was part of two shows, I Co Presented a magazine show and made a music show on my own. UWS Radio Shows Page2
  3. 3. September 2012 to Present Members:Jon Cassidy, David Murphy Radio shows from my university radio station. These shows are aimed at playing new and chart music and having fun along the way. Skills & Expertise Interviews Radio Broadcasting Radio Producing Podcasting Television Studio Production Studio Managers Education University of the west of Scotland Broadcast Production, 2012 - 2015 Reid Kerr College HNC, Radio, 2010 - 2012 Activities and Societies: radio production, radio presenting, Interests Music, Radio Presenting, Radio Production, Video Blogging Page3
  4. 4. Jon Cassidy Radio, Podcasts, Student Contact Jon on LinkedIn Page4