Website Little Talks Autism Consulting
provides learning and behaviour support for children with autism
Salary: £12.00 to £15.00 per hour
Job Type: Part-time
We are currently looking for someone to work with our 4 year-old son who has autism and is just starting to say his first words. This is a very exciting time to join the team!
This is an unusual and exciting position – you would be supporting and teaching our son at nursery and at home for 2 days per week. Your day would be split up so that you will be providing 3 hours of support at nursery (from 9-12 or 9:30-12:30) and 3 hours at home implementing a Learning and Behaviour Support Programme (from 1:30-4:30). This programme is paid for with a personal budget that is part of our son’s EHCP, and you would be considered self-employed.
You will be an active member of a team implementing ABA strategies (Applied Behaviour Analysis) within a SCERTS framework. Training and ongoing supervision will be provided by our consultant, who is a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA). The hourly pay will between £12.00-£15.00 depending on previous experience. You will be working on increasing our son’s communication skills, language understanding, play skills, and social skills.
We are looking for somebody who is patient, cheerful, reliable, responsible, and enthusiastic about working with children. You must have great play skills and be willing to be silly! You must have experience working with young children.
In addition to the above personality traits, the ideal candidate:
· Must be able to commit to a one-year term
· Fluent in English
· Must be 19 years of age or older
· Work well in a team
· Must have a current DBS check
· Must be able to provide 2 references
If you are interested in this position, please send your CV and covering letter to our Learning and Behaviour Consultant, Corine Van Staalduinen at firstname.lastname@example.org explaining why you are interested in the position, and why you would be a good fit for our team.
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