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General Cover Teacher Lowestoft Suffolk

Vacancy Details: General Cover Teacher Lowestoft Suffolk

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of students with Social, Emotional, and Mental Health (SEMH) needs? Do you thrive in a supportive and dynamic educational environment? We are currently seeking a dedicated General Cover Teacher to join a reputable SEN school located in Lowestoft.

Position: General Cover Teacher
School Type: SEN (Special Educational Needs)
Location: Lowestoft, Suffolk
Age Group: 11-16 years
Class Size: 4-5 students per class
Staff-Student Ratio: 1:2

About the School:

Our client is a leading SEMH school committed to providing high-quality education and support to students with diverse needs. Situated in the vibrant community of Lowestoft, the school offers a nurturing and inclusive environment where every student is valued and supported to achieve their full potential.

Role Overview:

As a General Cover Teacher, you will play a pivotal role in delivering engaging and differentiated lessons to small classes of 11-16-year-old students with SEMH needs. Working collaboratively with a dedicated team of educators and support staff, you will create a positive and supportive learning environment that promotes academic progress and emotional well-being.

Key Responsibilities:

– Plan and deliver high-quality lessons tailored to the individual needs of students
– Provide a supportive and inclusive learning environment conducive to academic and personal growth
– Foster positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues
– Implement behaviour management strategies effectively to support student engagement and progress
– Collaborate with the wider school community to promote the holistic development of students


– Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent recognised teaching qualification
– Experience working with students with SEMH needs preferred but not essential
– Ideally, experience teaching History
– Strong interpersonal and communication skills
– Ability to adapt teaching approaches to meet the diverse needs of students
– A genuine passion for making a positive difference in the lives of young people

Why Join Us?

– Competitive daily rate
– Professional development opportunities and ongoing support
– Opportunity to work in a supportive and collaborative environment
– Make a meaningful impact on the lives of students with SEMH needs

Working Hours:
Wednesdays and Thursdays

Who are 4myschools?

4myschools is an education recruitment employment business who have been supplying schools with dedicated, outstanding teachers and support staff since the business opened in 2009.

We are a forward thinking, supportive team of industry experts

We believe in working with our candidates. You have complete autonomy of when and where you want to work and how you wish to be paid with PAYE as an option

We also use a fantastic app called ‘updatedge’ which allows you to update your own availability; receive and apply to job offers instantly; and connect direct to hiring managers – all from your smart phone or desktop.

We give back! Every time a school uses 4myschools we give charitable donations for access to education. You can find out more about our giving back on our website http://www.4myschools.org

4myschools have been awarded with the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) Audited in Education Gold Recruitment Standard.

We received a compliance score of 100%, for the 12th consecutive year.

The REC Gold Education Recruitment Standard certifies that 4myschools policies and procedures fully comply with all legal requirements. We have robust background screening and safeguarding to DfE Keeping Children Safe in Education standards

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