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Training: Safeguarding in context for Music Tutors

Training: Safeguarding in context for Music Tutors

Safeguarding in context for music tutors with Alex Miles. Wiltshire Music Connect are aware that many of those teaching and leading music activities need some support with safeguarding which goes beyond our standard requirement of online training – this session should do just that. By the end of the session you will be able to: Confirm … Continue reading

Opportunity: Music Leader, Collaborative Schools Ltd, Trowbridge

Collaborative Schools Ltd have successfully secured funding from Youth Music, with match funding from CSL and Wiltshire Music Connect, to deliver an innovative and exciting music engagement programme that aims to support KS1 children with Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) needs. The aspiration is to embed music provision within The Harbour with impact and diversity, promoting long‐term sustainable support … Continue reading

Survey: Music Provision in Wiltshire

Survey: Music Provision in Wiltshire

Wiltshire Music Connect know that there is a wealth of music making provided for children and young people which is led by people and organisations who are not their Associate Providers – but they would still like to know about this work. As a thank you, there’s a prize draw if you complete the survey by the deadline … Continue reading

Funding: The Ernest Cook Trust Grants Programme

Funding: The Ernest Cook Trust Grants Programme

Schools, charities and not for profit organisations wishing to encourage young people’s interest in the countryside and the environment, the arts or aiming to raise levels of literacy and numeracy can apply for funding to the Ernest Cook Trust (ECT).     The Trust operates two grant making programmes:   The large grants programme (grants … Continue reading

Funding: EMI Music Sound Foundation funding for schools to purchase musical equipment

Funding: EMI Music Sound Foundation funding for schools to purchase musical equipment

The EMI Music Sound Foundation’s Instrument and/or Equipment Awards re-opened for applications in April 2018. Schools, teachers and individuals in full time education in the UK, that wish to purchase musical instruments and equipment can apply for funding of up to £1,500. The Foundation also funds courses and training opportunities for music teachers who work within schools. … Continue reading

Training: Safeguarding in context for Music Tutors

Training: Safeguarding in context for Music Tutors

Wiltshire Music Connect present this training in partnership with Wiltshire Creative. Tue 19 June 2018, 4 to 6pm at Salisbury Arts Centre We’re aware that many of those teaching and leading music activities need some support with safeguarding which goes beyond our standard requirement of online training. This new session that we’ve developed with Alex … Continue reading

Resource: Museum of London Early Years Toolkit

A digital resource for those working with under 5s in a museum, heritage or cultural setting. This toolkit is full of case studies, top tips, useful links, a super film on how young children learn in museums and research articles. The toolkit is available online. Source: Earlyarts bulletin

Funding: First World War – then and now

Funding: First World War – then and now

Projects that improve the understanding of World War I can apply for grants of between £3,000 and £10,000 through the Heritage Lottery Fund’s (HLF) £6million small grants programme “First World War: then and now”.  The aim of this grants programme is to help communities mark the Centenary of the First World War. HLF want to fund projects … Continue reading

Funding: Wolfson Foundation Secondary Education Programme

Funding: Wolfson Foundation Secondary Education Programme

The Wolfson Foundation has announced that the next stage 1 application deadline for funding through its Secondary Education Programme is the 10th June 2018  Through its Secondary Education Programme high-achieving state-funded and independent schools and sixth form colleges can apply to the Foundation for funding for capital or equipment projects relating to the teaching of science … Continue reading