Art Teacher

The City Academy Bristol, Bristol, Avon


Job details

Job role Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject Art and design
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary M1 £24,372 – M6 £35,971 (depending on experience). Actual Salary £14,623 - £21,582 per annum.

Job summary

We are looking for a passionate, inspiring and qualified Teacher of Art and Photography to teach across the 11-16 year age range. The ability to teach Textiles and/or Graphics would also be desirable. You will be joining a team of innovative, talented and supportive teachers determined to make a difference to the achievements and life opportunities of the young people we teach. We are a growing organisation, looking for professional and ambitious people, with a passion for transforming our students’ learning.

This role is offered on a permanent, part time basis (0.6- 3 days a week) and is suitable for an NQT or more experienced teacher.

Art and Design is a popular and successful subject at City Academy and is part of the Expressive Arts Faculty. The department currently has 2 Art teachers and a technician. We offer Photography, Textiles and 3D Design as well as Art at GCSE. We have a fantastic suite of rooms and resources including a dark room/photographic studio, a ceramics studio and kiln, a laser cutter and screen-printing facilities. We have developed links with Arnolfini, UWE, Spike Island and Bristol University and our students participate in several community projects each year. We are seeking someone who has the passion and drive to enhance our students’ experiences and expectations of the world whilst ensuring their attainment allows them the best possible choices for their futures.

Employee benefits

• Access to our pension scheme – Teacher Pension Scheme (if eligible)
• Dedicated Training and Development programme
• Health and wellness sessions and discounts
• Flu Jabs
• Annual CLF conferences which provides CPD opportunity
• Comprehensive Induction process
• Competitive salaries which are reviews annually
• Cycle to Work Scheme

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 738 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
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School website The City Academy Bristol website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About The City Academy Bristol

City Academy is a very diverse school with a high proportion of disadvantaged students (51% PPI, 18% SEND and 42% EAL) serving it’s community in the heart of Bristol. It was the first academy in the South West, opening on the site of the St George School in 2009. From the 1st June 2016 City Academy has been part of the Cabot Learning Federation and at this point the current Principal was appointed permanently. In April 2019 the academy was judged “Good” by Ofsted and with an intake of 221 in year 7, the highest for over 8 years, the academy is now becoming the school of choice for the local community.

School location

Russell Town Avenue, Bristol, Avon, BS5 9JH