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SEMH Tutor

Teaching Personnel

£20 - 25 per hour


Temporary | Full Time



Job Title: SEMH Tutor 

Location: Wallingford, Oxfordshire

Salary: £20-£25 per hour

We are seeking a passionate and dedicated SEMH (Social, Emotional, and Mental Health) Tutor to join our team in Wallingford, Oxfordshire. The ideal candidate will have experience working with primary and secondary-aged students who have SEMH needs, providing tailored support to help them reach their full potential.


  • Provide one-on-one or small group tutoring sessions for students with SEMH needs.
  • Develop and implement personalized learning plans based on individual student needs and abilities.
  • Support students in developing essential social, emotional, and behavioral skills.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment that promotes confidence and self-esteem.
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to ensure cohesive support for each student.
  • Monitor and track student progress, adjusting teaching strategies as needed to maximize learning outcomes.


  • Qualified teacher status or relevant experience in education or mental health support.
  • Proven experience working with primary and secondary-aged students with SEMH needs.
  • Strong understanding of SEMH issues and effective intervention strategies.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with students and establish positive relationships.
  • Patience, empathy, and resilience to effectively support students facing social, emotional, and mental health challenges.
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to teaching, with the ability to tailor instruction to meet individual student needs.
  • Enhanced DBS check (or willingness to obtain one).


  • Competitive hourly rate (£20-£25 per hour).
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students with SEMH needs.
  • Supportive team environment with ongoing professional development opportunities.
  • Flexible working hours.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ’s on the Teaching Personnel website for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
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We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.
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