Offer for schools

Information about provision for schools.


  • All Music Service tutors complete a thorough safer recruitment process with regular DBS checks.
  • All tutors participate in accredited annual safeguarding training and complete an online test.
  • Our tutors have full public liability insurance.
  • All tutors are observed (at least once per year) and receive CPD as part of our Quality Assurance programme.


  • Free instrument loans for all pupils accessing tuition through Sefton and Knowsley Music Services.
  • Free access to Music Centre Extended Activities (Ensembles and Song writing) and other occasional performance workshops with free parental tickets for performances.
  • Free lessons for Looked After Children.


  • Free Professional Development programme for curriculum teachers (In 2023 this includes MIDAS, School Music Education Plans, Song writing Resources and Careers Days for Pupils).
  • Access to curriculum resources.
  • Free membership of Music Mark – updates on music education and resources.
  • Financial support to enable Secondary schools to implement their Music Development Plan (from Sept 2023).
  • Free instrument repair service with collection and delivery included.
  • Free access to Sky Music Hub projects and programmes