Photography Tutor, City Academy


Experienced Freelance Photography Teachers

City Academy is seeking enthusiastic, creative and personable photography teachers to lead our Fine Art Photography weekend adult group courses in Central London from March 2020.

City Academy is one of London's leading creative and performing arts academies. We run adult evening and weekend short courses in dance, acting, singing, creative writing, filmmaking and more. Established in 2007, City Academy has grown from a single venue to over 40 partner venues across London including Sadler’s Wells, Diorama Arts and Soho Theatre. 

Our tutors are industry professionals that work closely with us to deliver exceptional experiences for our students. 

About the role:

Our Fine Art Photography course is a two day course, running across one weekend (10.30am-4.30pm, both days).

We are currently looking for a freelance tutor who can engage groups of photographers and are passionate about teaching and developing exciting collaborative programmes of work for a range of students. As courses are ongoing, we are seeking to build a body of reliable tutors to join the City Academy family and to help expand a growing fun and creative photography department.

We welcome candidates who are willing to develop our photography courses and can commit to ongoing teaching work.  There is scope for the right candidate for further evening and/or weekend work across additional days. We are currently looking for an experienced Fine Art photographer who is familiar with photography techniques and subjects. 

Main Responsibilities/Skills:

  • Planning and preparation of lesson plans.

  • Developing teaching materials.

  • Possess a thorough understanding of photography techniques, theory and a strong knowledge of the history and practise of Fine Art photography.  

  • Be able to adapt their teaching to embrace a range of abilities.

  • Be an excellent motivator to help develop student confidence.

  • Passionate about encouraging creativity and delivering fun, informative and engaging classes.

To Apply:

  • Please send a CV and Cover Letter to the Head of Photography, Ross Gamble by Thursday 12th December, 5pm.

  • For more information about City Academy and the courses we offer, please visit the website at