SEMH English Teacher

Qualified Teacher - Merton, South West London

Ref: 5088Wednesday 8 May 2024

£180 - £240 PAYE Per Day

SEMH English Teacher 

QTS/PGCE qualified

ASAP or September Start

South West London / Merton

Daily rate in line with MPS and PAYE

8:30am - 4pm


This unique school provides holistic and therapeutic education to children aged 5 - 19 with Social, Emotional, Mental Health Needs (SEMH) and other associated needs. As a SEN Teacher, you will plan and deliver lessons catering to each child's specific needs. You will work closely with other teaching and support staff members to ensure that every child can achieve their full potential. The successful SEN Teacher will have experience working with children with SEMH needs and be passionate about making a difference in their lives. You will be patient, empathetic, and able to create a safe and nurturing learning environment for your students.

In addition to a competitive salary, the school offers ongoing training and development opportunities to help you progress in your career. They are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive environment for the staff, so you can be sure you'll feel valued and appreciated.


The Ideal SEMH English Teacher:

  • Must have a recognised teaching qualification (e.g. PGCE or QTS)
  • Be able to teach a mixture of GCSE and SATs English - all children are working below age related expectations
  • Experience working in a special education setting with children who have complex mental health needs and learning difficulties.
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, be patient and empathetic.
  • Must be resilient and reliable!


Details about this SEMH English Teacher Role:

  • Plenty of PPA time is given everyday.
  • Free lunch included everyday
  • small classes of 8-10 pupils and lessons of 45 minutes long
  • Free gym access for staff
  • Open environment school
  • Training provided by the school
  • Teaching GCSE and SATs English


Why work with Parker Smith Inclusion? 

  • Over 250+ FIVE STAR Google reviews
  • We have access to a wider range of job opportunities including vacancies that haven't been advertised yet :We have partnerships with multiple schools, Local Authorities, and educational organisations and can provide you with access to a wider range of job opportunities.
  • Expertise in the SEND education industry with an ethical and transparent approach: we have specialist knowledge and experience in the SEND education industry, including an understanding of school hiring practices and requirements, which can help you navigate the job search process more effectively.
  • Assistance with CV and application materials:  we can provide guidance on preparing effective resumes and application materials, which can help you to stand out to schools
  • Transfer to a permanent contract after 2 terms
  • One application - Multiple Opportunities: are you too busy to fill out lots of different application forms? register with us and only fill out one form
  • Continued support in your role: we can provide continued support throughout the job search process, even after a job offer has been made


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