Art Lead (Temp Cover)

Red Balloon Reading

Location: 220-222 Kings Road, Reading, RG1 4JJ

Hours: full-time, for the Summer 2021 term (April – July), with potential for extension.

Salary: From £19,750 annually


Red Balloon-Reading, which recovers severely bullied and traumatised children, seeks an Art Lead.

This post is to provide full-time Art cover for the Summer 2021 term (April – July). Depending on the needs of the Centre this post may be extended. Applicants will be expected to participate fully in the social community of Red Balloon in order to aid the recovery of all students. In particular the post will be responsible for planning and delivering a curriculum based around Art. This will include supporting students engagement in Art as well as supporting students in receiving qualifications in Art (Arts Award, GCSE, AQA Awards)

For further details, please download the application pack below.

Application pack

Art Lead

Application form

Art Lead

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For further information please call 0118 958 3004 and ask to speak to Christina Pepper.

To apply please email a completed application form to Christina Pepper at

Closing date

The closing date for applications is Monday 19 April 2021. Interviews will take place during the
week beginning 19 April. The successful applicant will be notified as soon as possible thereafter.

The start date for this role is as soon as possible during the Summer term

Red Balloon is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All appointments are subject to suitable references and an Enhanced DBS check.