What do we do?
Artis helps children achieve at school by integrating the
performing arts throughout their learning. Artis creates a very
different experience from a typical classroom by linking music,
drama, dance and filmmaking to curriculum learning as facilitated
by performing arts specialists (Artis Specialists). Working as an
Artis Specialist gives practitioners a platform to use their
creativity within an educational context, offering training and
support along the way. We attract the best practitioners because we
respect and nourish artistic talent.
What are we looking for?
Artis Specialists to join our thriving team in:
- London and the Home Counties
- West Yorkshire; specifically Leeds, Halifax,
Huddersfield and Oldham
Artis Specialists are highly skilled, imaginative and versatile
performing arts specialists who can commit to delivering our
creative curriculum on an ongoing basis across the academic year in
primary schools, delivering anything from half a day to 4 days a
week. We welcome applications from performers from a broad range of
The ideal candidate will have experience and a passion for
working with children in an educational setting and be open to
delivering holistically. We're looking for practitioners with a
flair for communication, who are open to new challenges and are
inspired to nurture creativity in children.
It is essential that candidates are available to commit to
ongoing, regular work in order to be considered for this role, a
willingness to travel within your region is essential.
If this sounds like you, please get in touch.
What do you gain?
The opportunity to access our award winning training and
development programme, delivered by experts in their fields and
experienced Artis Specialists alike. Our training covers all
aspects of the performing arts, filmmaking and language development
for EAL learners.
Access to an accredited Postgraduate Diploma in performing arts
leadership at a subsidised cost. This two year part-time
course provides Artis Specialists with an opportunity to develop
and hone their leadership and performing arts teaching skills
alongside their work with us.
Support through our excellent mentoring system to advise on
every aspect of planning and delivery. Our Mentors meet with Artis
Specialists regularly and support them throughout the academic
Competitive daily rates: starting at £100 in the first year of
How to apply
Complete our online application form according to the region you
live and work in below.
For any enquiries contact Tess Shrubsall (Schools Administrator)
Deadline for applications: Monday 9 February, 12pm.
Applications received after this time will not be
Rounds 1 and 2: Various dates according to location. Please
refer to the Artis Specialist application form for further