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SEMH Practitioner Lead - Full-time

Herne Bay High School, Herne Bay

  • Ref:KCC886-5448-301S
  • Posted:26/01/2022
  • Pay:HBHS Band 5, £19,625 to £20,893 pro rata
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:07/02/2022 at 15:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are looking to recruit an SEMH Practitioner Lead role to work out of our newly formed “SEND Intervention Centre”. This role will be working under the guidance of our SENCo’s and Senior Leadership Team to provide specialised learning support for pupils identified as having learning needs in SEMH as well as supporting the wider school. This will also include advising class teachers on the provision for meeting SEMH needs within the classroom environment through inclusive teaching practices.

Working hours are 8.00am-4.00pm Monday-Thursday, 8.00am-3.30pm Friday working 37 hours per week, term time plus 5 days. This role is Band 5, £19,625 - £20,892 pro rata with approximate actual salary between £16,700 and £18,000 dependent upon experience.

Please do not apply for this position unless you are as committed to safeguarding, the prevention of extremism and radicalisation; and promoting the welfare of children as we are at Herne Bay High School.  Applicants must be willing to undergo comprehensive child protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service. The above position includes membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme.

Information about the school

Herne Bay High School is a hugely successful school that serves the Herne Bay coastal area of North Kent. We have a comprehensive intake and are significantly oversubscribed in all year groups and in February 2018 Ofsted rated us good with aspects of outstanding. Whilst academic rigour and examination success is at the forefront of our development, we passionately believe that a broad, balanced approach to education is important and as such we place tremendous emphasis on the Creative and Performing Arts and Sport as a cornerstone of a young person’s educational journey.

More details about the school can be found at www.hernebayhigh.org, on Twitter @hernebayhigh and Facebook www.facebook.com/hernebayhigh/ and YouTube www.youtube.com/user/hernebayhighschool

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Kellyanne Eagle
  • Address:Bullockstone Road, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 7NS
  • Telephone: (01227) 361221
  • Email: k.eagle@hernebayhigh.org

Fax: 01227 742481


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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).