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Behaviour Specialist Teacher

Job Description

Join an inspiring, dynamic team in Hatfield as an experienced and highly motivated SEMH teacher. We are looking for someone who is passionate about making a difference in the lives of students with SEMH needs. In this role, you will design and deliver engaging lessons, placing emphasis on a holistic and student-centred approach to learning.

As a dedicated SEMH teacher, you will provide essential support, structure, and motivation to help students develop and achieve their goals. Building positive relationships with students and staff will be a key aspect of your responsibilities.

Working within a challenging behaviour provision, you will be confident in consistently providing feedback and support to aid students with SEMH needs.

Your role will involve the following:

  • Developing EHCPs and Behavior Support Plans to cater to individual student needs.
  • Planning and preparing lessons that accommodate the diverse abilities within the class.
  • Ensuring the safety and well-being of all students by following child protection and safeguarding measures in accordance with school and national policies.
  • Preparing and assessing student work to foster positive development.
  • Collaborating with professionals such as education welfare officers and educational psychologists.
  • Creating and applying evaluation criteria to gauge success in addressing academic and emotional challenges faced by students with SEMH needs.
  • Actively motivating students to engage with the curriculum and thrive in the school environment.


  • Possess a degree in Education, Psychology or a related field
  • QTS or equivalent
  • Strong understanding of and commitment to meeting the needs of students with special educational requirements
  • Prior experience teaching in a UK educational establishment
  • Outstanding organisational skills
  • Passion for Education

If you are ready to make a real impact and support the growth of students with SEMH needs, we invite you to join our team. Apply now to become an integral part of our mission to empower and inspire young minds.

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