Date and time
  • Thu 19 March 2020 / 9:30am - 3:30pm
Price £40
Venue Christ Church United Reformed Church, Room 1, 64 London Road, Chelmsford. CM2 0AW

A one-day course for *Essex Primary School teachers of creative exploration linking music, art, dance and drama.  An opportunity to be immersed in accessible Primary School Arts Activities. 

The workshop is suitable for both specialist and generalist practitioners.

Essex Music Education Hub has again partnered with Music Education Consultant Sue Nicholls for the delivery of this unique course to explore and improve how music can work within and across the Arts. Sue will be sharing the delivery with Sarah Goldsmith, our Schools Curriculum Schools Music Curriculum Support Officer for Essex Music Services who will also be able to outline ways in which the service can support your own schools’ needs.

Only 30 places available.

*This course is subsidised from £140 to £40 by Essex Music Education Hub (EMEH). £40 will be invoiced to your school before the event. The subsidised price is available for staff who work in DFE funded schools served by Essex Music Education Hub (EMEH).  Staff from Independent schools or schools not served by EMEH will be charged £140.

Lunch will be provided – please advise any DIETARY requirements or allergens when booking your place.

COURSE LEADERS – Sue Nicholls and Sarah Goldsmith.

Sue Nicholls worked as a music subject leader and AST in many primary settings during her career as a teacher. She has published several music resource books for non-specialists for A & C Black and OUP and contributed material to many other publications. Sue now works as an independent music education consultant leading workshops and courses for schools and music hubs: she delivers PGCE music modules for teacher training at Leicester University and leads the ‘fast-track’ Trinity CME programme at the University of Northampton

Sarah Goldsmith works as a Assistant Headteacher in an Essex Primary school, is an Advanced Skills Teachers specialising in music, and has coordinated projects bringing together Arts organisations and schools for over 10 years.  With a special interest in creative education, she is now actively involved in Music Education as Schools Music Curriculum Support Officer for Essex Music Services.