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Class Teacher - Temp to Perm

Job Description

Class Teacher at SEMH Nurture School

Location: Chalfont St Giles

Contract: Temporary, with potential for a permanent contract later on

Dunbar Education are currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate Class Teacher on behalf of our client, a SEMH Nurture School located in Chalfont St Giles. This specialised school provides tailored education for students with Social, Emotional, and Mental Health (SEMH) needs, ensuring a supportive and nurturing environment for their learning and development.

About the Role:

Teaching All Subjects: The selected candidate will be responsible for delivering lessons across the curriculum to a small class of maximum 8 children, with assistance from specialists as needed.

Supportive Environment: Our client's school fosters a collaborative and supportive atmosphere among staff, ensuring that every student receives the care and guidance they require to thrive.

Flexibility: This position is open to candidates with either primary or secondary teaching backgrounds, provided they possess Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).

Full-time or Part-time: The school offers flexibility in terms of working hours, with opportunities for 0.6, 0.8, or full-time positions to suit the candidate's preferences.

Immediate Availability: The position is immediately available to cover absence, with the potential for a permanent contract later on based on performance and fit.


Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) is essential.
Previous experience working with SEMH students or in special educational needs settings is advantageous.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate a nurturing and patient approach to teaching, prioritising the well-being and development of their students.


Competitive salary based on experience and hours worked.
Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of vulnerable young people.
Supportive and collaborative working environment.
Potential for a permanent contract for outstanding performers.
If you are passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of students with SEMH needs and are ready to join a dedicated team, we encourage you to apply now with your CV and cover letter.

Application Deadline: Rolling basis until position filled

Our client's SEMH Nurture School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including a disclosure and barring service check.

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