Creative PPA Cover


Artis has over fifteen years experience delivering specialist creative PPA cover. Over 150 Artis Specialists work across the country providing schools with engaging, arts-based cover that supports curriculum learning.

Our specialism is bespoke PPA cover that uses music, drama and dance activities to engage children in maths, literacy and topic-work. We plan sessions that link to the work your children are doing in the classroom, so that teaching staff know that when they’re in planning time, their children are deepening their engagement with curriculum material whilst developing valuable creative skills, speaking and listening, and confidence.

Here’s 10 reasons to why you should consider choosing Artis as your creative PPA provider:

  • Links the arts to all curriculum areas
  • Enhances creative skills in children
  • Provides quality and highly-trained performing arts educators
  • Demonstrates measurable impact on children’s learning and skills
  • Supports Artsmark and Arts Award
  • Develops children’s confidence and supporting whole-school wellbeing
  • Supports EAL Learners
  • Provides professional development for staff
  • Works confidently with all class groups, from EYFS to upper KS2
  • Supports pupil premium and sports premium objectives.


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If you are interested in learning more about how Artis can support your school’s creative PPA cover, please download our brochure to explore our programmes.

You can also contact our Partnerships Manager, Carys (Cuckoo) on 0207 324 9880 or email

20 Feb 2019

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