From Wednesday 2 December, as announced by the UK government, the national lockdown measures in England will be replaced by a three-stage system of restrictions applied locally. You can read here what you can and can`t do every step of the way. In all three stages, there are exceptions to the limits of social gathering for professional purposes (including in other people`s homes), education (as part of a formal curriculum) and supervised activities for children. In all three stages, private presence instruction can resume in a teacher`s or student`s apartment (or in a teacher`s studio), provided that a COVID-19 risk assessment has been completed and other mitigating measures are taken. See also the latest guides on music outside of schools and working in other people`s homes. See also our risk assessment guidelines. ISM members can also download a sample risk assessment to facilitate access. Whatever your teaching or performance qualifications, there is no substitute for practical experience. You must take every opportunity to take care of the music of young people, whether you are coaching ensembles or you are ensercing individuals. To make a full-time career as a private music teacher, you`ll likely need to combine several of these activities. The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) is the UK government authority responsible for the promotion, regulation and enforcement of occupational health, safety and well-being, as well as research into occupational hazards in England, Scotland and Wales. Northern Ireland has its own Health & Safety Executive.We have based the information in this article on the UK HSE COVID-19 guidance and risk assessment guidelines and models for risk assessment.
If you are a member of the ISM, you can access an example of a risk assessment for a music teacher that can be adapted for different circumstances. If you intend to resume personalized music lessons with your students, you must ensure that you have taken all necessary steps to minimize the risks to yourself and your students, including conducting a COVID-19 risk assessment. In this article, we give you some tips on the topics you need to consider. I wouldn`t expect to have music lessons with a peripatetic teacher without paying upfront and calculating most of them here halfway. Good luck! A series of 4 – I imagine you get out of sync pretty quickly. I use half a term at a time, so I bill them all at once/plan them. It`s affordable and it has the selling point to be a much smaller slice than virtually anything they could pay for – for example.B. swimming clubs or music lessons at school/from a hub. However, I use four weeks (of due date) as notice.
An introduction to writing a risk assessment as a music professional Until Friday, December 11, permanent restrictions apply. However, the most recent guidelines state, under the heading “Works and Services in Households”, that music education and private education”. are allowed as long as social distancing is respected and there is no close contact. If you work as a freelance guest music teacher, you usually work during schooling, although you may have classes before or after school day.