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SEMH Art Teacher

Barking, Essex
£25,000 to £35,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

SEMH Art Teacher

SEMH School with students aged 5-19 years old

Dagenham, London

Permanent role

Negotiable salary

ASAP start

We are currently working with a small creative SEMH school in Dagenham, East London. They are currently looking to recruit a full time Art Teacher who can teach KS2- KS5 including GCSE and has experience working within a SEMH setting and/or with children who have SEMH needs and learning needs.

The school caters for primary and secondary aged students who have EHCP's. The school is very well managed but does have its challenges due to the range of SEMH students and variety of learning needs including Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), and conduct disorder and global delay. The successful candidate will need to be resilient.

The school is within walking distance to a mainline station, tube station and bus stops. If you drive it is a close to a motorway and parking.

You will be expected to work within a small class and there will generally be a teaching assistant to support, this enables all pupils to receive the right amount of care. Class sizes in total are small.

Key skills and experience needed:

  • Qualified or unqualified is fine as long as you can deliver to GCSE
  • SEMH experience is essential
  • Art background is essential, either a degree or previous work experience related to Art
  • Previous work within a school or other child related experience
  • Strong behaviour management
  • One to one and small group work
  • Professional manor
  • Enthusiasm and friendly approach
  • Resilience
  • DBS

If you are interested in finding out more, please apply for this role immediately or send your CV to Nadine -

Veritas Education are currently working on various vacancies so even if this one doesn't fit your exact requirements, we may have something more suitable for you. Please send through your CV or give us a call to discuss further opportunities on .


  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'

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  • Job Reference: 707324402-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Veritas Education recruitment ltd
    Veritas Education recruitment ltd
  • Location: Barking, Essex
  • Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent