Position Type
Autism Therapist Full Time

 

Are you ready to embark on a fulfilling journey where you can truly make a difference in the lives of individuals with autism? Eden School, a special education institution dedicated to serving individuals with autism, is thrilled to announce exciting opportunities for passionate and compassionate Autism Therapists to join our exceptional team.

As an Autism Therapist at Eden School, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the lives of our students through comprehensive assessment, dedicated support, and innovative training. This is not just a job – it's an incredible chance to contribute to the development and growth of individuals with autism in Singapore, while experiencing personal and professional fulfilment.

 

Key Responsibilities:

Assessment

  • Uncover the potential within each student by conducting thorough Intake Assessments that provide a deep understanding of their unique needs.
  • Identify their talents and abilities through Vocational Assessments, paving the way for future employment opportunities.
  • Ensure appropriate support and decision-making capacity through Mental Capacity Act Assessments.
  • Unlock the power of communication by conducting Communication Screenings and developing personalized intervention plans.
  • Advocate for students' needs by administering High Needs Grant Assessments, ensuring they receive the necessary support.
     

Positive Behaviour Support (PBS)

  • Dive into the world of behavior assessment, utilizing your expertise to conduct Functional Behavior Assessments (FBA) and create Behavior Intervention Plans (BIP) that address and transform challenging behaviors.
  • Collaborate closely with our talented multidisciplinary team to craft Individual Behavior Plans that foster positive behavior and skill development.
  • Empower teachers with the tools they need, coaching them on effective behavior plans and strategies to teach replacement skills.
  • Be the driving force behind student behavior management cases, providing critical follow-up and ensuring the well-being and safety of our students.
  • Rise to the occasion during crisis situations, attending to crisis hotlines and leading CPI teams to maintain a secure environment.
     

Social Skills Development

  • Collaborate with our passionate team to design and implement social skills modules that encourage perspective-taking and empathy.
  • Create engaging and effective interventions that enrich social interactions and communication among our students.
     

Training

  • Welcome new staff members into our family through informative New Teacher Induction sessions, where you will provide guidance and support.
  • Join our vibrant Professional Learning Communities (PLC), sharing your expertise and knowledge to enhance the professional growth of our team members.
     

Project Development

  • Innovate and shape the future of autism supports by actively participating in the development of intervention programs and services.
     

Additional Responsibilities

  • Embrace flexibility and adaptability as you contribute to the overall success of our organization by fulfilling any other duties assigned by the Principal and/or Management.
     

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Your passion for making a positive impact is supported by a Bachelor's or Master's degree in a relevant field (e.g., Psychology, Educational psychology, Applied Behavior Analysis).
  • Highly desirable: Demonstrated experience working with individuals with autism and conducting assessments.
  • Expertise in Positive Behavior Support (PBS) principles and techniques.
  • Your outstanding interpersonal skills enable seamless collaboration with our multidisciplinary team.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, allow you to effectively connect with students, parents, and colleagues.
  • Proficiency in relevant software and technology ensures seamless documentation and efficient data tracking.
     

Join Our Team: At Eden School, we recognize the exceptional value of our Autism Therapists. As a member of our team, you will enjoy a supportive and collaborative work environment, where your professional development is prioritized and your contributions are truly valued. Together, we will lead the way in revolutionizing autism intervention in Singapore.

 

If you possess unwavering dedication, boundless compassion, and a burning desire to be part of a dynamic team of professionals, we are eager to hear from you. Take the first step towards creating a brighter future for individuals with autism in Singapore. Join us today and become a catalyst for transformation!

 

Apply for this Position:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.

We regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified.