Associate DAC (Day Activity Centre) Coach ( Job No : JOB-2020-00615 )

Autism Association (Singapore)
  • Adults & Families
  • Mental Health
Eden Centre for Adults (Hougang)

Autism Association (Singapore) or AA(S), is a Social Service Agency dedicated to supporting and serving individuals with autism to maximise their potential, helping them lead meaningful and quality lives in society.

The Association manages a suite of programmes and services under the Eden brand portfolio. These include:

Eden Children’s Centre for young children with autism (aged 2 – 6 years old)

Eden School,, for children and youths (aged 7 – 18 years old)

Eden Centre for Adults (Clementi and Hougang) (aged 18 – 55 years old)

Eden Activity Club for persons with autism who may not be accessing programmes and services

AA(S) programmes and services aim to impart life-skills to maximise the potential of persons with autism to lead dignified, independent, meaningful and quality lives in society. The profile of our students and adult clients leans toward moderate to severe autism.

Due to our rapid expansion plans to serve more students and clients, we invite like-minded individuals to join us and transform the lives entrusted to us.

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About The Role

-Performance of Clients
Maintain and develop a proper system of administration of Client's Individualized Education Plan (IEP), Individual Care Plan (ICP), attendance, training programme records and administrative records
Plan and execute all therapeutic and training activities for Clients

-Welfare of Clients
Ensure that the welfare and behaviour of Clients are appropriately taken care of, as advised by Supervisors/Consultants
Pre / Post Agency Visits for transfer cases to ensure smooth transition of Clients

Prepare and submit IEPs, ICPs, Progress Reports, Lesson Plans and Incident Reports to the HOC and / or Consultants
Ensure that up-to-date Client records, including details of assessment are maintained
Collect learning data and maintain documentation file


At least an ITE Certification/O Level/A Level/ Diploma from a recognized educational institution
Relevant experience in the fields of Special Education, Nursing, Counselling or Care services is preferred
Experience in Community Service with exposure to youths / adults with autism is an added advantage
Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
Meticulous and good organizing skills
Compassionate and patient personality
Committed to the education and nurturing of youths / adults with autism
Team player and able to work independently
Self-motivated and keen to develop professionally
Working Location: Hougang Ave 6

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

Compassionate and patient personality
Meticulous and good organizing skills

Core Competencies:

Committed to the education and nurturing of youths / adults with autism

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

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

Adult with Autism

Employment Type:
Full Time (Permanent)
Profession Type:
Job Coach/Trainer
Min Educational Qualification:
Nitec (Intermediate) / Certificate of Vocational Training / NTC Grade 3 or equivalent
Posting Date:

25 Feb 2020

Closing Date:

24 Mar 2020

Salary Range
SGD   1500.00 - 2300.00
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