Psychologists

Autism Resource Centre (S) / Pathlight School| Date Posted: 10-Jul-2019
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Job Nature:
Permanent
Position Level:
Entry Level, Experienced
Qualification:
Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

This position involves working with primary and secondary students with autism who have a range difficulties in the areas of work habits, self-regulation and social communication. Your job role will includes:

 

Assessment & Report Writing

  • Conduct cognitive assessments and write reports for Access Arrangements for national exams
  • Conduct and write report for Mental Capacity for deputyship
  • Co-develop assessment process and implement in other areas of need (e.g. transtions)

Intervention

  • Positive Behaviour Support
    • Develop and deliver individual behaviour plans
    • Manage an emergency support line for school staff requiring immediate support for behavior or crisis incidence.
    • Participate and contribute to school-wide initiatives on positive approaches to behaviour support
  • Make necessary referrals to external and alternative services where necessary
  • Participate in collaborative consultation model with key stake holders
  • Plan and deliver classroom based lesson on skills related to work habits, self-regulation, social communication or other skills related to life readiness
  • Provide advice and consultation on evidence informed practices on autism intervention to school leaders

Program Development

  • Participate in curriculum / program development projects

Coaching/Training

  • Provide training, consultation and instruction to educators on social-emotional and behavoiural issues related to autism
  • Deliver training to parents on issues related to autism
  • Plan and deliver training to external stakeholders who supports our students

 

Requirements:

  • Registered member of the Singapore Psychological Society or eligible for full registration without needing further supervision.
  • Desire to learn about autism and the passion to serve the autism community
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changes and different perspectives
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member in a fast paced work environment

 

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 [Click Here to Email Your Resume].


We apologise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

 

For information about other positions, please visit our careers page at http://www.autism.org.sg/careers

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Autism Resource Centre (S) / Pathlight School