Qualified Teacher
South London
Posted 1 year ago

Art Teacher (Unqualified Teachers & ECTS Considered) – SEMH School – Long Term Contract – Sutton, South London


  • Are you a passionate, dedicated and positive Art Teacher who is looking for a rewarding and exciting new challenge?
  • Do you enjoy using art to help individuals with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and Social Emotional Mental Health Needs (SEMH) to express their emotions and find an outlet?
  • Are you available full-time immediately and can commit to work in a contract until July ’23?


I am working closely with a lovely special school for girls and boys, aged 5-16 years, with SEMH and SEND. It is a vibrant and supportive setting with a dedicated multi-disciplinary team.


The Ideal Candidate

  • Qualified Teacher Status (desirable – ECTs and Unqualified Teachers will be considered if you have other relevant experience)
  • If you are an Unqualified Teacher it is vital that you have experience leading classes, tutoring or in art therapy and have a good knowledge of the UK curriculum. It would also be beneficial if you were seeking to gain QTS
  • Art teaching specialism or Art degree (essential)
  • Strong experience working within a special school or closely with students with SEMH and SEND (essential)
  • Confident behaviour management skills (essential)
  • A calm, positive and confident approach (essential)
  • A deniable passion and commitment to your role as a teacher and the subject you teach (essential)
  • The ability to work closely with a multi-disciplinary team of staff and manage Teaching Assistants within your class ensuring they are being utilized effectively (essential)
  • Excellent organization and planning skills – an up-to-date knowledge of the UK curriculum and relevant research (essential)


The Next Step

  • Prepare your CV as well as a Personal Statement
  • Click apply and begin your journey with WFW
  • Alternatively, get in contact with the team at WFW on 0330 088 7846 or email register@whofoundwho.co.uk

We are looking forward to supporting you with this incredible Art Teacher opportunity!

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£34,502 - £53,482

Year group

KS1 / KS2 / KS3 / KS4/ SEND

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