As part of A New Ambition for Inclusive Excellence, Bristol Plays Music (BPM) is offering FREE opportunities for tutors and music leaders to participate in CPD related to raising the quality of musical activities to all children and young people. It is fully funded by Youth Music through the A New Ambition for Inclusive Excellence programme run by BPM
We are able to offer free places music leaders delivering musical activities through A New Ambition. Any remaining places we would like to go to tutors or teachers who are committed to developing their skills and understanding of working inclusively.
This is the final chance to take up a FREE* opportunity to take part in this highly informative six day intensive course, each session taking place from 10 – 4pm and designed to give music practitioners:
|Introduction to Inclusive Practice||Monday 2 October ‘17|
|Effective Engagement||Monday 6 November ‘17|
|Leadership and Group Work||Monday 11 December ‘17|
|Behaviour Management||Monday 15 January ‘18|
|Reflective Practice||Monday 5 February ‘18|
|Progression||Monday 5 March ‘18|
Outcomes: At the end of the six days the musicians will:
The course will be led by experienced music leader Phil Mullen
Phil is a Community Musician, trainer and music education consultant, working across the globe to further the idea that participating in music is something everyone can do regardless of age, ability or background. He has trained musicians to work in non-formal settings both in Universities and at grass roots level.
He has 28 years’ experience in Community Music practice running projects with marginalised groups, including seniors, people with intellectual challenges, young people with behavioural problems, offenders, homeless people, people with mental health issues, and communities in conflict.
In addition he advises organisations and policy makers on inclusive musical practice working both as a consultant and evaluator for organisations involved in music provision.
*This course is fully funded by Youth Music through A New Ambition for Inclusive Excellence managed by Bristol Plays Music.
All sessions will be interactive involving the musicians in discussion, questioning, role play and other activities. In addition there will be some PowerPoint presentations on different aspects of inclusive practice.
Reflections from last year’s participants:
“I have thoroughly enjoyed this course and felt it was exceptionally well facilitated.”
“Excellent, thought provoking and directly useful.”
“Really good to have contact with group with different experiences/backgrounds/skills etc.”
To book a place please complete the participant information sheet below and return to: Jacqui Haigh, BPM Music Inclusion Senior Coordinator Jacqui.haigh[ATSIGN]bristolplaysmusic.org.uk