The Survival Guide Podcast

Listen, Learn & Get Involved!

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New for 2023, The Survival Guide Podcast explores a variety of different career paths through interviews with industry guests.

In jam-packed 45-minute episodes we will discuss the pros and cons, skills required, funding options & best route into each industry. Guests will be giving valuable insight into their career journeys whilst sharing top tips on how you can approach a similar role.

Episode One: Releasing Your Own Music 
Episode Two: Getting Into Teaching
Episode Three: Radio & Journalism (coming soon)



The first episode of The Survival Guide Podcast 'Getting Into Teaching' is now available on all major streaming platforms:

Music by Ethan Glover
Hosted by Samuel Ehret-Pickett
Guests Martyn Shaw & Ellie Smith


Get Involved

We’re always on the look out for students and graduates to get involved in the hosting and planning of our podcast episodes. It’s a great chance to learn more about content creation, discover more about a topic you’re passionate about and interview some cool guests!

To find out more and apply to get involved, please fill in our online form or email

Get Involved!
Podcast Scott and Eva


Each episode will follow a career path which incorporates transferable skills students on both our music and performing arts programmes will develop. 

Upcoming topics include:

  • Radio & Journalism
  • Starting Your Own Company
  • Marketing & Social Media
  • Event Promotion

…and more!

If you have any suggestions for topics you’d like to hear on our podcast, please submit them below.

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