What is The Teacher all about:

Jenna Garvey, a popular teacher with a chaotic private life, is accused of sleeping with her young pupil, Kyle, after a night out. Jenna reassesses her life and starts to suspect Kyle lied.


After receiving a suspended sentence, Jenna stops drinking and starts to reassess her life.


  • Cecilia Noble as Pauline
  • David Fleesham as Roger
  • Ian Puleston-Davies as Brian
  • Kelvin Fletcher as Jack
  • Matt Devere as Jojo
  • Reuben Johnson as Sean
  • Samuel Bottomley as Kyle
  • Sarah-Jane Potts as Mary
  • Sharon Rooney as Nina
  • Sheridan Smith as Jenna Garvey
  • Tillie Amartey as Izzy

The Teacher airs on Channel 5 at 9pm