The welfare of children & young people is very important to us – safeguarding is everyone’s business   

If you have a concern or complaint that relates to a (potential) safeguarding issue, IN THE FIRST INSTANCE you MUST follow the guidance here

If you are a child/young person needing help please click here  

Further guidance for Schools and Associates


If we are notified of ANY concerns relating to safeguarding we will immediately refer them to the procedure above.

Our Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) is Nick Howdle

Our Deputy DSL is Emily Malcolm

As part of Wiltshire Music Connect’s Safeguarding Policy, our Board has identified a designated member with oversight and responsibility for Safeguarding. That designated member is Mrs Samantha Saville* who can be contacted by email here

If you have not heard back within 7 days please alert us by sending an email to Please DO NOT forward the details of your concern, simply let us know you have not had a response.

*Please note that during the summer holidays and in Mrs Saville’s absence this email address may be routed to the Chair of our Board instead.