SALARY £44,937.61 - £50,900.84
Your normal working week is 5 days per week, Monday to Friday. The school will be open from 7.30am to 6pm during term time and until 8.30pm for parents’ meetings. You will be expected to work a minimum of 37.5 hours per week during these times as required by the Heads of School and to attend evening meetings as required. In addition you will be eligible for a thirty minute lunch break which will not count towards your working hours.
REPORTS TO: Head of School
PROBATIONARY PERIOD: Six months
HOLIDAY: The school year for pupils is approximately 40 weeks. ABA Consultant’s holiday entitlement will be taken outside the six school half terms as approved by the Governing Body. Some working time within school holiday periods is required.
As the lead ABA practitioner you will be an active member of the school Senior Leadership Team informing the strategic direction of ABA practice and ensuring the quality of all programmes through the management of the ABA Supervisors. The ABA Consultant will be expected to lead on whole school training as directed by the Deputy Head of School.
S/he will support the Executive Head and Deputy Head of School in the day-to-day leadership of teaching and learning, using the principles of ABA/VB and drawing on other therapies which support learning and the development of life skills, in accordance with the policies approved by the Trustees and Governors and within the resources allocated by Trustees.
Who we are looking for:
We’re looking for dedicated, enthusiastic and motivated individuals who share our mission of empowering people with autism to lead lives full of choice, independence and opportunity.
You will be a strong team player with great communication skills, have the ability to work under pressure, and above all be passionate and committed to the development of the pupils within the school.
You will need:
To be BCBA certified (2 year minimum)
To have a minimum of four years practical ABA experience with at least 2 years’ experience of managing a case load of verbal behaviour programmes
Proven experience of managing and training teams of staff
Experience of advanced ABA skills; programme development, assessment, designing behavioural interventions and integration of other provisions
Experience of working as part of and with a multi-disciplinary team
Closing date 23.04.2021
Interview: Friday 30th April
Beyond Autism is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.