SEMH Teacher

Job Description

We are seeking a passionate and innovative Secondary Teacher with a focus on supporting students with SEMH needs to join our team. The successful candidate will play a key role in delivering high-quality education while providing targeted support to students facing social, emotional, and mental health challenges.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver engaging and differentiated lessons across the secondary curriculum, with a focus on meeting the individual needs of students with SEMH requirements.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive classroom environment where all students feel valued, respected, and encouraged to succeed.
  • Develop and implement individualized education plans (IEPs) and behaviour management strategies for students with SEMH needs, in collaboration with the SENCO and other professionals.
  • Work closely with colleagues, parents, and external agencies to coordinate support services and interventions for students with SEMH requirements.
  • Monitor student progress and provide regular feedback to students, parents, and relevant stakeholders.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of whole-school strategies to promote positive mental health and well-being.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development opportunities to enhance teaching practice and support students with SEMH needs effectively.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent teaching qualification.
  • Experience teaching in a secondary school setting, preferably with a focus on supporting students with SEMH needs.
  • Strong understanding of SEMH-related issues and their impact on learning and behaviour.
  • Ability to differentiate instruction and adapt teaching strategies to meet the diverse needs of students.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, colleagues, and parents.
  • Resilience, empathy, and patience in working with students facing complex challenges.
  • Commitment to promoting equality, diversity, and inclusion in education.


  • Supportive and collaborative working environment
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development
  • Access to comprehensive benefits package, including pension scheme and healthcare benefits

How to Apply:

Please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and suitability for the role

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.

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