Artist-in-Residence, West Sussex

Closing date:Expiring soon

Christ's Hospital SchoolWest Sussex

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Based in Horsham, Christ’s Hospital is a unique co-educational boarding school and charitable Foundation, which provides first class education for up to 900 children from all backgrounds, supported by over 400 members of staff.  

We are now looking for a versatile artist or graduate to join our thriving Art Department in this one year fixed term post. The post would suit a practising artist with a range of creative skills as well as an interest in teaching. Although experience of working with children would be preferable, it is not essential.

The resident will assist with the teaching of art to all year groups and be expected to aid in all areas of running the department, giving workshops and talks, culminating the year with a solo exhibition. In addition they will undertake a range of duties that contribute to the wider running of the school, including exam invigilation, cover and house tutoring. Single-person accommodation with heating, lighting and meals while on duty will be provided. A large studio space and a £1,000 allowance for materials will be available. The resident will be paid an annual salary of £13,054. 

An application pack can be downloaded from the CH website, please visit where you will find full details of the role. Completed applications should be sent to 

More information about Christ’s Hospital can be found at  

Closing date: 9am, Friday 26 April 2019.

Interviews will be held in the school shortly afterwards.

Christ’s Hospital is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced disclosure application with the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service). More details on the disclosure process can be found on

Christ’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Registered Charity No. 1120090.

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More about Christ's Hospital School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Christ's Hospital Road, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 0LJ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1403 211293
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