Educational Therapist - Preschool (flexi scheme) ( Job No : JOB-2020-00880 )

Dyslexia Association Of Singapore
  • Children & Youth
About The Role

We are looking for individuals with a passion in teaching Preschool but are not able to commit to a full time job. Candidates must be able to commit to a minimum of 6 teaching hours per week, and respond at short notice to cover classes at the different DAS learning centres. They must be able to commit to this arrangement for a minimum of two years.

The duties of DAS Educational Therapist (Preschool) include
- Lesson planning - Develop teaching methods and instructional materials that meet young students’ varying needs while ensuring that students are well engaged and having fun during lessons.
- Teaching - Deliver the Preschool curriculum/ lesson plans to meet the students' needs and abilities.
- Marking students’ work
- Filing and maintaining student records as appropriate
- Conducting pre- and post- tests if necessary
- Carrying out parent communication - Sharing information and discussing issues relating to students’ learning progress with parents during the school terms.
- Monitoring the progress of the students and writing progress reports every term.
- Teaching at external venues (e.g PCF centres) apart from teaching in DAS learning centres
- Participating in DAS Preschool research efforts when required.

Successful candidates must be able to join us for an initial training commencing on 18 June 2020.

For more information, please visit our Careers page at

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

- Degree in related fields (Early Childhood, Education, Special Education, Psychology)
- Diploma in Early Childhood Care & Education-Teaching (DECCE-T), Diploma in Special Education (DISE), or Diploma in Early Childhood Intervention

Core Competencies:

- At least 3 years of experience working with Preschoolers.
- Relevant work experience in teaching children with special needs within 0-6 years of age will be an asset.

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

- Strong interpersonal skills
- Positive learning attitude
- Great drive and initiative
- Passionate in working with Preschoolers

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
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Employment Type:
Part Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Teacher or Teacher Assistant (Early Intervention)
Min Educational Qualification:
Professional Qualification and Other Diploma
Posting Date:

31 Mar 2020

Closing Date:

12 Apr 2020

Salary Range
SGD   1080.00 - 1320.00
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