Music Service Faculty
Julie Stanning BA (Hons), PGCE  Assistant Principal (Music Service)

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Andrew Raybould BA(Hons), PGCE, LTCL, ATCL, DipMus  Schools Manager (Music Service)

Andrew joined Bird College in August 2012 as the Schools Manager (Music Service) having previously been Head of Music at Dorton FE/HE College, Sevenoaks. Andrew started his music career as a professional trumpet player, having studied trumpet under  Paul Archibald,  he toured with many bands and orchestras worldwide before, in 2010 completing his teacher training. He is a keen music educator who specialises in training non music specialists to use music and creative arts in the classroom learning environment. As a talented conductor he has enjoyed working with many musical groups of all standards and currently works with the varied ensembles here at Bird College. In his current role he is responsible for the  music provision that the Music  Education Hub places into the schools of the London Borough of Bexley. He works closely with all Primary and Secondary schools to offer musical  support when needed and offers CPD to staff/teachers in delivering the music curriculum.  He regularly places teachers into the schools within the Borough to ensure and maintain the high quality music education that Bird College has become accustomed.