Art and Design Teacher UAL: Future Creatives - Hourly paid - UALSC in Brighton X4
30 April 2020 23:55
Currently seeking teachers to be part of a pool in: Brighton.
This is an exciting opportunity to join UAL Future Creatives as we launch our programme to bring unique creative educational opportunities to children and young people around the UK.
Our courses are designed to allow students to enhance their art, design, creative thinking and communication skills in an inspiring and dynamic environment – and we are looking for teachers in Brighton to deliver high-quality teaching and learning experiences.
Our courses are designed for children between the ages of 7 to 11 (primary), and 11 to 17 (secondary), and will be taught in different formats including after school, weekend and holiday programmes. We are looking for teachers who can commit to delivering all or part of a programme, and are currently seeking teachers to be part of a pool in Brighton.
The University of the Arts London (UAL) is recognised around the world as a leading institution for teaching and research in arts, design, fashion, communication, and the performing arts.
UAL: Future Creatives is part of UAL Short Courses Ltd (UALSC), the University’s wholly owned subsidiary delivering non-accredited short courses to members of the public, professional artists and designers and art and design students and prospective students. UALSC delivers courses to 17,000 learners annually and Future Creatives will play a major part in its future development.
UALSC has identified that creative education in formal and informal settings is significantly underserved in the current UK under-18s educational environment. After a year of research and pilot projects UAL will be intervening in the creative education market with Future Creatives programmes, designed to bring our approach to creative education to school aged children around the UK.
We are looking for dynamic and inspiring teachers to be part of a pool of teachers in Brighton, to deliver out of school, art and design classes to young people aged between 7-17.
You will be able to plan and deliver a block of art and design sessions that will develop and engage young learners. You will enjoy incorporating your own specialism and style and have a good understanding of the industry. You will have a PGCE, be working towards one or be a practitioner with teaching experience. You will be confident working with different age groups and be skilled at creating a fun, inclusive environment in which to learn.
You will be available to work a combination of Saturdays, school holidays and after school (sessions and times you deliver can be negotiated) have good organisational skills, including management of materials and be prepared to take first aid training (paid for by UALSC and your time) or provide a certificate if already qualified.
You may be a current art or design teacher in a school, perhaps working part time or have taken a break from teaching in a formal setting. If you feel you meet the criteria and are interested in this exciting opportunity we would like to hear from you.
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Appointment to this role will be subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service before the appointment is
UAL is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive university - a place where we all can be ourselves and reach our full potential in our work, learning and creative practice. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and Staff Support Networks. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including race, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion and belief, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, and caring responsibility.
Candidates are advised to submit applications early.