SEMH Nurture Teacher

Qualified Teacher - South West London

Ref: 4977Thursday 2 May 2024

SEMH Nurture Teacher

South West London

£150 - £205 PAYE Per Day

Long Term Contract  and Permanent Role 


Are you an experienced and qualified teacher looking for a new challenge or career progression?

Can you teach children with complex Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs (SEMH) and associated learning difficulties? 

Is the opportunity to make a genuine social impact what you have been waiting for?

Are you a mainstream primary teacher looking for an opportunity to transition into a SEN school?


About SEMH Nurture Teacher role:

As a KS2 SEMH Nurture Teacher based in this Specialised School, you will be responsible for delivering creative and engaging lessons for small groups of 4 to 6 children. Working as a KS2 Nurture Teacher requires a holistic approach, focusing on the whole child; academic development is only possible when you address the primary need first. You will work with the school's multidisciplinary therapy team, helping students find ways to do the things they need and want to do. This opportunity will suit a teacher with a passion and natural ability to engage hard-to-reach pupils and those with a strong classroom presence. You will engage the children and young people within the school in innovative, therapeutic, and meaningful activities, supporting them in learning to help them reach their full potential. The school values pupil progress and is a positive and safe learning environment with high staff morale. There will be a low level of planning required, and the lessons are 30 minutes long.


Requirements for an SEMH Nurture Teacher

  • To work as a n SEMH Nurture Teacher, you must have successfully completed teacher training and have relevant experience as a Teacher in the UK. This role is unfortunately not open to unqualified candidates.
  • Solid experience working with highly vulnerable children, pupils at risk of exploitation, gang-related issues, violent and aggressive behaviour, substance misuse, school phobic, highly disengaged pupils, attachment and anxiety disorders is beneficial, but we want to hear from ALL teachers. If you are interested in a teaching approach that is holistic and therapeutic but doesn’t necessarily have this experience yet, please still enquire.


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


Interested in hear about more roles like this across London and Essex? Is this role not quite perfect for you? Get in touch and tell me what you want in your career!

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