Terms and Conditions
Lessons will be given on a term by term †basis, following the local state school
It is expected the student will attend all scheduled lessons within the
However it is recognised that school or family events, or illness, may
prevent a student attending a scheduled lesson.†
In that case, the teacher may reschedule the lesson if mutually
convenient, or cancel it.
A student may cancel up to two lessons per term without incurring
charges.† Thereafter, a full lesson fee
will be charged for any further lessons cancelled that term, regardless of the
cause and notice of cancellation.
Where the teacher cannot give a scheduled lesson and it cannot be
rescheduled by mutual agreement, the lesson will be cancelled without charge.† Any fees paid in advance for the lesson will
be returned or used as credit against future unpaid lessons.
The student will purchase their own music books as advised by the
teacher.† Any materials given out freely
by the teacher will be subject to a nominal charge, if they need to be replaced
due to loss or damage by the student. This charge will cover the cost of any
materials used and the teacherís time in replacing the materials.
Lessons fees can be paid in advance for a term or half-term course of
lessons, or can be paid for each lesson.††
There is no facility for payment in arrears or extending credit.
In the event that students wish to cease lessons, a full half termís
notice must be given to the teacher, or else payment of a half termís fees will
be charged in lieu of notice.