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Closing Date: 11th August 2017
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Autism Resource Centre (S) - Pathlight School
The Autism Resource Centre (Singapore) [ARC(S)], www.autism.org.sg, is one of the most active non-profit organizations in Singapore, dedicated to support individuals with autism and help them lead meaningful lives in society. ARC(S) runs an Early Intervention Unit, Pathlight School, Autism Training and Employability Training & Employment services.






























In addition, Pathlight School, www.pathlight.org.sg  started by ARC (S) is the first autism-focused school offering a blend of Singapore mainstream academics and life skills training to students with autism and other related learning disorders.
Autism Therapist / Psychologist

Due to our rapid expansion to serve more children, we invite people who have proven commitment and competence to join us in transforming the lives entrusted to us. We have newly created positions for Autism Therapists / Psychologists with responsibilities to:

-       Behaviour Support

    • Develop and deliver behaviour plans
    • Co-ordinate among key stakeholders to execute behaviour plan
    • Manage an emergency support line for school staff requiring immediate support for behavioural incidences
    • Participate and contribute to school-wide initiatives on positive approaches to behaviour support

-       Program Planning & Delivery

    • Plan and deliver programmes for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) in the area of Life Readiness skills (e.g. self-regulation, work habits, social and thinking skills)

-       Training

    • Plan and deliver training on ASD related topics to stake holders

-       Assessment

    • Autism Therapist - Participate in team assessment for school admissions
    • Psychologist - Conduct cognitive assessments and write reports for Access Arrangements for national exams


 You should possess:

-       For the position of Autism Therapist
    • At least a Degree in Psychology or related fields.
 
-       For the position of Psychologist
    • A Masters in Psychology or equivalent
    • At least 1 – 2 years (for Psychologist) and 3 – 5 years (for Senior Psychologist) of relevant working experience in the same or related field
    • A membership with Singapore Psychological Society, or eligible for full registration.
 
-       For both positions
    • Desire to learn about autism and the passion to serve the autism community
    • Flexibility and adaptability to changes and different perspectives
    • Strong analytical and organisational skills
    • Ability to work independently and as a team member in a fast paced work environment
    • Excellent verbal and written communication


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

If you are keen to be part of an organisation where lives are transformed, email our Recruitment Team at arc_recruit@autism.org.sg.

We apologise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.






 
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