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SEN Class Teacher (SEMH Specialist)

Job Description

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of students with Social Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) needs and associated learning difficulties? Dunbar Education Recruitment Agency is seeking a dedicated Class Teacher who is committed to providing outstanding learning experiences for these students, supporting different small groups to enable them to thrive in the real world.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver engaging lessons tailored to meet the diverse needs of students with SEMH.
  • Create a supportive and inclusive learning environment where every student feels valued and respected.
  • Implement effective behaviour management strategies to support students in overcoming challenges and achieving their full potential.
  • Collaborate with colleagues and external professionals to develop individualized learning plans for students with SEMH.
  • Monitor student progress and provide regular feedback to studentsand parents.
  • Foster positive relationships with students, parents, and carers to ensure a holistic approach to support.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
  • Enhanced DBS on the update service or willingness to obtain one
  • Minimum of 6 months of experience teaching in the UK
  • Experience working with children with SEMH
  • Previous experience managing behaviour with pupils

Desired Qualities:

  • Resilient and adaptable to new challenges
  • Passionate about championing students with SEMH unconditionally
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Commitment to continuous professional development

If you are a resilient and dedicated educator looking for an exciting opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of students with SEMH, we want to hear from you. Apply now to join our dynamic team at Dunbar Education Recruitment Agency and play a key role in supporting students to succeed both academically and personally.

To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role. We look forward to hearing from you!

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