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SEMH Teacher - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Rowhill School, Longfield

  • Ref:KCC886-7044-138T
  • Posted:08/02/2024
  • Pay:MPS/UPS London Fringe plus SEN Allowance
  • Start Date:3rd June 2024
  • App Close Date:01/03/2024 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week Commencing 11th March


We are seeking to appoint an SEN teacher, preferably primary trained, to teach our year 7 cohort of pupils who have social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) needs.  The successful candidate will be an outstanding classroom practitioner with a proven track record of success and the ability to achieve the best outcomes for all students.  We are particularly interested in candidates who share our committment to improving the life chances of young people, regardless of background.  A sense of humour and patient approach would also be very beneficial!

If you are an outstanding practitioner with a committment to high standards and a passion for teaching, we would be delighted to hear from you.  

In return we offer a friendly supporting and dedicated team of staff, management and governors, a welcome and happy working environment and a committment to your professional development.

Visits to the school are welcomed.


Information about the school

Rowhill School is a day special school designated for pupils with Social Emotional and Mental Health difficulties. The school currently has approximately 160 pupils on roll, between the ages of 5 and 16. Pupils have a wide range of needs, including communication and interaction difficulties, as well as behavioural, social and mental health needs. We also provide an Alternative Curriculum Provision for KS4 pupils, providing tutoring, both on and off site.

The Dartford STLS teaching service also forms part of the schools structure.

Our staff work closely with pupils to create an ethos of care, respect and success. At Rowhill, we feel strongly that our pupils are entitled to a broad, balanced, inclusive, relevant and learner-focused curriculum, which will develop the young people to be lifelong independent learners.

Rowhill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and well-being of all children and expects all staff to support the school in achieving this commitment.

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.