Lead Creative Arts Technician, London SW12

Closing date:

La Retraite RC Girls' SchoolLondon SW12
Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible.
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: NJC Scale 6, Points 18-20. Actual salary £18,696 to £19,375 per annum. Working 28 hours per week (4 days), term time only (38 weeks per year).
Contract term: Permanent

La Retraite is a highly successful, diverse and over‐subscribed girls' 11‐19 Roman Catholic VA comprehensive school with a strong reputation for all‐round excellence. We achieved a second ‘Outstanding’ OFSTED judgement in all categories in 2013.   

We are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced individual who will complement our teachers’ delivery of the National Curriculum and contribute to the development of other support staff within the Creative Arts Department. The successful applicant will work collaboratively with teaching staff and assist them with their lessons, the management and preparation of resources. You will support students, teachers and the school in raising standards of achievement in Creative Arts.

Some of the key skills that you must have are:

  • To support a positive Catholic ethos, which recognises the dignity of the individual and is reflected in the day to day life of the school
  • To contribute to raising standards of student achievement and support
  • To support the Creative Arts Faculty Leader and teaching staff in providing outstanding, safe practical resources and facilities
  • To line manage the other Technicians in the Faculty

Working hours will total 28 per week, exact days of the week to be worked will be agreed on appointment. Start and finish time will be 8.00am - 4.00pm and includes a daily 1 hour unpaid lunch break.

We offer all staff access to a Private Healthcare scheme and an Employee Assistance Programme. We are in a good location 10 minutes’ walk from both Balham and Clapham South tube stations and near a number of key bus routes.

Please go onto our website www.laretraite.lambeth.sch.uk to the vacancy section, where you can apply online. 

If you should have any queries please contact Ms Clarke, HR Manager, by email aclarke@laretraite.lambeth.sch.uk

Visits are encouraged and can be arranged by emailing Ms Clarke at aclarke@laretraite.lambeth.sch.uk  or telephoning her on 020 8673 5644 extension 159.

Closing date is 12 noon on Monday 9th December 2019
Interviews are expected to take place before 18th December 2019*

*Please note that interviews may occur before the closing date and we reserve the right to close the advert earlier. 

La Retraite RC School is committed to safer recruitment and is an Equal Opportunities employer. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check. 

Faith - Values - Excellence

La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls’ School 

Atkins Road, Clapham Park, London SW12 0AB.

Tel: 020 8673 5644.  Fax: 020 8675 8577. 


Headteacher: Mr Dominic Malins

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