School Music Partner Membership

All maintained, free and academy schools in Wandsworth are eligible for School Music Partner Membership.

We offer two membership levels; Basic and Enhanced.

Basic membership – FREE of charge:

  • Music Mark Membership: Free Music Mark Schools Membership worth £100 (includes benefits such as free & discounted CPD, and access to a library of resources) – Schools will receive a link to access Music Mark membership on completion of the WM school music self-evaluation audit.
  • Concerts & Events: Free access via invitation, to participate in high quality performance events at nationally recognised venues, for example, Fairfield Halls. (participation is subject to application, event capacity and programming);
  • Resources: Free access to WM guidance documents, resources and risk assessments
  • Music Network Meetings: Free access to specialist termly music network meetings.
  • Access to all WM teaching programmes and CPD.

Enhanced Membership – click link below for pricing:

In addition to the basic membership, enhanced membership has the following additional benefits:

  • Discounted termly charges for all WM programmes, including Whole Class Ensemble Tuition, Singing Strategy, Curriculum Music and Music Therapy;
  • Discounted teaching rates for hourly paid music teaching;
  • Free advice on instrument purchase, repairs and maintenance;
  • 1 hour’s consultancy for music provision. Bespoke advice about school music provision and curriculum;
  • 50% subsidy off the cost of transport for school parties to Wandsworth Music events e.g. for the annual Brighter Sounds concert (up to a maximum value of £200 support per year).

Membership runs for the academic year, September – July.

School Music Self-Evaluation Audit

In order to access the benefits of free Music Mark Membership, schools are required to complete the short music self-evaluation audit. The audit should be completed by the person who is responsible for Music in the school.

Your answers will also auto-populate a draft School Music Development Plan which will help you to:

  • Benchmark your school against DfE expectations
  • Understand what excellent music provision looks like
  • Decide on any actions for your school
  • Create a record for passing on to a new music lead
  • Complete the data for the annual DfE survey
  • Provide evidence for an Arts and Culture endorsement, Ofsted Deep Dive and Artsmark.

We are delighted to offer all Wandsworth Schools FREE membership of Music Mark.

  • Access to online resources to support the delivery of music
  • Access to free online CPD and training events
  • Use of the Music Mark school logo on your school website and other media.

To receive your free membership please complete the sign-up form and music self-evaluation.