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Art Teacher

North West London Independent SchoolEaling

Art Teacher

An inspiring opportunity to take your career to the next level and help shape the lives of our most vulnerable young people.

Salary: £32,000 - £42,000 per annum

Location: North West London Independent School, W3 7DD

Contract: Permanent, Term Time Only


The Complete Education Solution (TCES)

TCES is an independent provider of specialist education based in London supporting exceptional neurodiverse children and young people aged 7 to 19 who have special educational needs and disabilities typically associated with autism, social emotional and mental health needs and associated disorders. Most of them will have experienced multiple placement breakdowns and significant trauma, often resulting in behaviour that challenges. On average pupils will have been excluded from other provisions up to three times before reaching us and had significant periods out of education. 

TCES pupils learn at one of our four schools or within our Home Learning service; Create Learning and Create Learning Primary support our most complex and vulnerable pupils, with TCES East London and TCES North West London supporting those who are able to access learning within a school environment. When they are ready, we aim for pupils to step down from Create into one of our main schools.

TCES North West London Independent School is an Ofsted Outstanding rated day school specialising in Leadership and the Arts, with all pupils encouraged to find and express their creativity and supported to achieve awards alongside traditional subjects.

The Role - Art Teacher

We are seeking an experienced and passionate Art Teacher as we move to a Secondary curriculum model, to lead on the school’s art priorities, prepare and deliver a curriculum to pupils in KS2 and KS3 and prepare a curriculum for KS4/A Level pupils who opt to take art  to accreditation.

Essential requirements to be successful in the role are:  

  • Be a Qualified Art Teacher (holding QTS or QTLS) with minimum of 2 years post- qualification teaching experience in the SEND sector.   
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development in education.   
  • Experience of managing neurodiverse children with SEND, including ASC and/or SEMH.   
  • Experience of managing challenging behaviour.

In return we offer:  

  • Competitive salary and terms and conditions.   
  • An opportunity to join a leading provider of specialist education in one of the most rewarding sectors whilst directly contributing to the positive outcomes for pupils with SEMH and ASC.   
  • Excellent CPD opportunities to develop your career, including the opportunity to undertake new qualifications in Therapeutic Education and Group Process.  
  • A range of employee support and wellbeing benefits including our Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), counselling and contributions towards medical costs and an exclusive rewards platform.

Closing date 11 August 2021


To apply

Please complete the application form and equal opportunities form and return to recruitment@tces.org.uk.

TCES is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and expects all staff to share this commitment. The appointment is subject to all relevant checks such as references, medical clearance and a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

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