This is an exciting developmental role for an arts educator in an inclusive art studios in West London. This unique opportunity would give the right applicant a chance to share their imaginative creative vision with a variety of different learners. We’re on the look out for someone truly special – who has both a passion for the arts and an innate love of sharing this passion with others in an accessible, inspiring manner.

If selected you will go through an interview followed by a paid trial session before gaining work as an assistant teacher. At the moment, we are looking for someone with a flexible approach, who can help our art teachers for a few hours a week. In particular, we are looking for someone who can help on Monday afternoons, with the possibility to build more hours into the schedule based on our needs and your availabililty.

In the long term, many of our assistant teachers go on to taking ownership of their own classes, once they have proven they have got to grips with our teaching model. We encourage all of our teachers at the studio to bring their own unique artistic style to the role and welcome different personalities and teaching approaches – this is not a homogenised, commercial environment and that’s part of the magic of the Kite Studios. We are dedicated to offering inclusive, skills-based learning, in a safe, nurturing environment for all.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter of no more than 700 words detailing why you think that you would be the perfect fit for the role.

Personal specifications


  • Demonstrable interest in the visual arts
  • An understanding and commitment to Kite Studios values
  • Must be in possession of an Enhanced DBS check, or be willing to undergo one (we are able to facilitate this)


  • Art qualifications
  • Experience in the arts
  • Experience in education, particularly in inclusive education

Pay rates: starting from £11/hour

How to apply:

Email and with your CV and a 1-page cover letter detailing how you fit the person specification and why you would like to work with us. For an informal chat about the role, you can contact Auriol Herford, Founder and Artistic Director of Kite Studios.

Openings for this role are ongoing. The next round of interviews will be held on Tuesday 6th September, so apply before Friday 2nd September if you would like to be considered for that.