“It is good to get feedback from my family and friends who listen to it. Direction Radio has given me a sense of self-worth and has increased my confidence.”
Direction Radio is a great way for Surrey Choices customers to gain experience working at a Surrey radio station and become familiar with the technology needed to produce high quality, professional shows.
Vocational projects like Direction Radio help our customers to improve their confidence, gain independence and learn new skills to prepare for the world of work. We have our own modules of learning and provide support for individuals to progress further if they wish onto work experience, voluntary or paid work.
This Surrey radio experience could simply be a hobby to meet new people or to gain experience and a qualification that looks great on their CV.
Our customers will learn how to be a DJ and have their voice heard, edit music, create voiceovers, choose playlists for shows and attend events to do live shows. The Direction Radio studio is located in Epsom, however we do have the equipment to travel for dedicated shows.
Show your support for our customers by listening to The Direction Radio show and share with friends, family and colleagues. You can listen in here.
Direction Radio hit the airwaves on Monday 6 July 2015 and continues to grow from strength to strength. The station is put together and aired by our customers, providing a unique opportunity for customers with an avid interest in music and radio.
David has been coming to Direction Radio for a year and really enjoys it. It has made a huge difference to his life. His main interest is collecting records and playing them and he has a different theme to his two hour show every week.
- David H