Coach ( Job No : JOB-2022-02545 )

St Andrew's Mission Hospital
  • Children & Youth
  • Disability
St. Andrew's Autism Centre

St. Andrew’s Autism Centre (SAAC) is a non-profit organisation for the education, training, and care of persons with autism and their families.

SAAC comprises St. Andrew’s Autism School (SAAS) and St. Andrew’s Adult Autism Services (SAAAS), serving children, youths and adults with autism. SAAAS runs two Day Activity Centres (DACs) at Siglap and Sengkang, and St. Andrew’s Adult Home (Sengkang), Singapore’s first residential facility designed and built to meet the needs of adults of autism.

SAAC seeks to enable people with autism to lead dignified and meaningful lives.

We invite interested and qualified persons to join us to meet the physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs of our students, clients and residents; to provide behavioural support, life skills training, family support and public education.

About The Role

• Assess and evaluate the skill levels of clients
• Develop and execute clients’ Individualised Service Plans (ISPs)
• Execute and monitor the progress of clients according to their ISPs
• Manage classroom and implement behavioural intervention plans
• Execute community-referenced outing trips
• Execute events and activities for clients
• Maintain clients’ attendance and administrative records
• Plan, develop and supervise clients’ daily activities and lesson plans
• Develop task analyses and responsible for data collection of clients’ progress and managing of behaviours
• Provide progress and incident reports
• Ensure clients’ health and safety at all times
• Ensure classroom orderliness in areas of physical structure and setting up of work stations during class
• Assist clients in areas of self-care, grooming and toileting
• Collaborate with colleagues from other disciplines and external parties in implementation and development of programmes
• Collaborate with parents, family members and caregivers to support clients’ overall growth and development programmes
• Participate in home visits to discuss clients’ interventions and other related matters
• Any other tasks as assigned

Work Location:
SAAC, 1 Elliot Road S458686 OR SAAH, 147 Compassvale Bow, S544691

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

• Diploma or equivalent with minimum 3 ‘O’ level passes including English
• Good verbal and written communication skills in English
• Good interpersonal skills and able to interact with all levels, internal and external, in a professional manner

Core Competencies:

• Meticulous and good organizing skills
• Team player and able to work independently
• Self-motivated and keen to develop professionally

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

• Compassionate and patient personality
• Experience in direct handling of youths and adults with autism will be an advantage

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
Area of Specialisation:

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Job Coach/Trainer
Min Educational Qualification:
Professional Qualification and Other Diploma
Posting Date:

06 Jul 2022

Closing Date:

30 Sep 2022

Salary Range
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