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  • Full Time
  • Bedford, UK
  • £28k - 43k per year £ / annum


Art Teacher – Bedford

Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire

Position Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Salary: £28,000 – £43,000

Job Description

We are seeking a passionate and dedicated Art Teacher to join our dynamic team in a school in Bedford. The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to fostering creativity and encouraging artistic expression among students of all ages. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic educator to inspire and develop the artistic talents of our students.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan and deliver engaging and comprehensive art lessons to students in accordance with the curriculum.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive classroom environment that encourages artistic exploration and expression.
  • Evaluate and assess students’ progress, providing constructive feedback to help them improve their skills.
  • Organise and supervise art projects, exhibitions, and extracurricular activities.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to integrate art education across different subjects.
  • Stay current with the latest developments in art education and incorporate new techniques and mediums into the curriculum.
  • Maintain a safe and organised art studio or classroom.


  • A degree in Fine Arts, Art Education, or a related field.
  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent certification.
  • Previous teaching experience, preferably at the primary or secondary level.
  • Strong knowledge of art history, techniques, and various art forms.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to inspire and motivate students with a range of abilities and interests.
  • Organisational skills and attention to detail.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Access to school facilities and resources.

Benefits of working with Choice Teachers

  • 17 years’ experience as the leading Education Recruitment agency working with a variety of primary and secondary schools.
  • Competitive pay rates with different payment options, including a ‘Guaranteed Payment Option’.
  • Flexible to suit your schedule and needs.
  • Opportunity to be offered permanent roles before advertised due to long lasting relationships with schools
  • Dedicated support from our consultants

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a CV, a cover letter detailing their teaching philosophy and experience, and contact information for at least two references to Kiran at

We look forward to receiving your application and exploring how your skills and passion for art can contribute to our school’s success. If you have any questions, you can also contact Kiran on 01462 530230.

Equal Opportunities – Choice Teachers is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates.

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