Effective and engaging classroom music lessons at primary or secondary level

We provide experienced and fully-qualified class music teachers to deliver effective and engaging curriculum music lessons once a week throughout term time.

Our service includes:

Our Offer

• Music lessons delivered on a weekly basis throughout term time, with the length
of lesson determined by the school, in collaboration with Cambridgeshire Music.
• A well-structured and planned music curriculum, in-line with DfE guidance, which
includes long, medium and short-term planning and covers all aspects of the
Music National Curriculum.
• A progressive learning process with regular monitoring and formative/summative
• ‘First Access’ instrumental programmes (large group tuition/wider opportunities)
can be delivered within our curriculum teaching
• Support for school concerts and parents' evenings
• Class teachers can be booked for a term or 38 week academic year
• Primary schools can buy in Cambridgeshire Music teachers as PPA cover
• Secondary schools can use our service for cover for extended teacher absence.


Students will meet and exceed the requirements of the Music National Curriculum or relevant examination boards

Students will become more confident musicians and learners, gaining a broad and balanced knowledge of music of all genres and styles.

You Provide

A suitable learning environment for the lesson.

Access to smartboard technology.

Provision of any teaching assistant normally provided for the class.

Class sets of instruments (can be loaned from Cambridgeshire Music. Please ask for more information).

Liaison about any specific requirements connected with your curriculum.

Liaison about any situation that may affect lesson delivery, e.g. school trips.

Liaison about any pupils with special education needs.


£46 per hour, can be booked by term or 38 week academic year.
Our recommended length of music lesson is: 60 minutes / week

Arts Mark and Arts Award

Our music curriculum lessons support students to achieve Arts Award Discover and Explore (KS1/2), Bronze (KS3) and Gold (KS4/5). Our lessons also provide evidence of Curriculum Design, Partnerships and Pupil Engagement, supporting schools to achieve Artsmark.

Included in the Cost

• Experienced, fully vetted and managed music teachers with QTS qualifications and all appropriate disclosure and barring checks (DBS) carried out
• Support for school concerts and parents’ evenings
• PPA time for your teacher
• End of year assessments for reports. Other summative assessments can be carried out by the music teacher if requested
• Online support for our client accounts to improve communication and speed up contractual management processes
• Schools may collaborate and buy in time as a Cluster. In these cases, a curriculum to meet the needs of a cluster can be planned and delivered with performance opportunities for schools involved.

FOR: All primary and secondary schools
DATES: School term time