Professional development for music practitioners

Derbyshire Music Education Hub is dedicated to providing opportunities for professional development for all music education practitioners throughout the year.

The Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership (lead partner of the Derbyshire Music Education Hub) is led by a School Improvement Adviser and a Curriculum Consultant who share a wealth of knowledge and experience of music education, enabling the planning and delivery of professional development events to suit all needs within the hub and the county. 

Upcoming CPD events and opportunities

Listed below are all the upcoming CPD events open to teachers and music education practitioners in Derbyshire. You can follow the links to find out more and to book online. Please note, these events are often tailored to a specific type of person − please check your eligibility before booking.

Monday 4 September 2017, 9.00am - 4.00pm Training day for instrumental and vocal teachers accredited to the Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership
Wednesday 6 September 2017, 9.00am - 3.45pm Training day for deliverers and music support practitioners of the Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership's Wider Opportunities programmes.
Running between October 2017 and February 2018, three workshops linked by an e-learning element will provide a structured opportunity for those working with youth orchestras, bands and ensembles who wish to develop their technical and artistic skills.
The Trinity Level 4 Certificate for Music Educators (CME) is a qualification designed for music educators who work with children and young people. Offered by Music Education Hubs East Midlands (MEHEM).
Free CPD sessions with the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain throughout 2017 − available for all music education professionals.

CPD specifically for schools

Derby & Derbyshire Music Partnership provides CPD opportunities specifically for Primary and Secondary school teachers. These events can be found on the CPD pages for Primary and Secondary Schools:

CPD services and courses for Infant, Junior and Primary school teachers (Foundation and KS1 and 2).
CPD services and courses for secondary school teachers.