August 10th it was announced that AKB48 wants to recruit a new part-time member. This member will work for 1000 Yen per hour and will participate in the usual AKB48 activities like TV shows, CM, handshake events etc as Baito AKB member. This new project is part of the AKB48 Group campaign for the part-time information site Baitoru.
Application time already started and will go on until September 10th. The final audition round is planned for late September. As with Otona AKB, the Baito AKB member will only be a temporary one until February 2015, but with the option of a contract renewal for another three months. Applicants have to be at least junior high students.
Apart from the salary complete social insurance, transportation and food allowance as well as costumes will be provided.
Official BaitoAKB homepage: http://campaign.baitoru.com/baito-akb/