General Teacher

Job Description

Are you a versatile and dedicated teacher looking for an exciting opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of students with Social, Emotional, and Mental Health (SEMH) needs? If so, we have an excellent opportunity for you to join our team as a General Cover Teacher, in a specialised SEMH school.

About Us:

The school is committed to providing high-quality education and support to students with diverse needs. Our dedicated team works collaboratively to create a nurturing and inclusive learning environment where every student can thrive academically, socially, and emotionally.

Role Overview:

As a General Cover Teacher, you will play a crucial role in delivering engaging and differentiated lessons across various subjects to students with SEMH needs. You will provide cover for absent teachers and support students in their learning journey, fostering a positive and supportive classroom environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver high-quality lessons across a range of subjects, catering to the diverse needs of students with SEMH.
  • Provide cover for absent teachers, ensuring continuity of learning and maintaining a positive learning environment.
  • Adapt lesson plans and teaching strategies to meet the individual needs of students with SEMH, promoting engagement and progress.
  • Foster positive relationships with students, colleagues, and parents/carers to support student well-being and academic achievement.
  • Implement behavior management strategies and interventions to support positive behavior and manage challenging situations effectively.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent teaching qualification.
  • Experience working with students with SEMH needs is desirable but not essential.
  • Versatility and flexibility to teach across different subjects and year groups.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, colleagues, and parents/carers.
  • A proactive and resilient approach to managing challenging behaviors and situations.
  • Willingness to undergo necessary background checks and safeguarding training.


  • Competitive salary package
  • Opportunities for professional development and training
  • Supportive working environment
  • Making a meaningful difference in the lives of students with SEMH needs

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about supporting students with SEMH needs and believe you have the skills and experience to excel in this role, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the position.

Integra People is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring disclosure. Integra People promote equal opportunities and diversity for employees, workers and applicants. We follow GDPR laws to ensure the protection and privacy of your data.

Application Deadline: 25/03/2024

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