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Connecting, Engaging & Inspiring through Radio and Music Production

Ocean Upwards


Ocean Upwards is our first official employability programme using radio and music production to build self-confidence and employability skills in sixteen young people aged 16-25 living in Torbay. 


Key Aims
Participants will be able to:  

  • Discuss and describe confidently their own skills and strengths 
  • Develop evidence of their commitment and ability through work experience. Including having a personal professional achievement (e.g writing music or producing a radio show) 
  • Feel more confident about their ability to positively contribute in the work place
  • Have discovered and developed a new skill set, including a mix of specialist (e.g digital production) and transferable skills (e.g communication skills).




This project is funded by Petroc and ESF