Auticulate (group for Autistic/ADHD children/young people) Team Lead – closing date 22 March 2021

Auticulate is a social interaction group for children and young people aged between 8-16 in mainstream schools with a diagnosis of autism and/or ADHD. The main aim is to support members to develop and practice social communication and life skills through a programme of education, discussion, role play, peer mentoring and real-life practice.

The main purpose of the role is:
  • To plan and deliver a six week programme for primary aged children aged 8 to 11 and a six week programme for secondary aged young people aged 12 to 16 (awaiting or diagnosis of autism and/or ADHD).
  • To plan and deliver weekly groups for children and young people who have a diagnosis of autism and/or ADHD, alternate weeks, first week aged 8-11, second week aged 12-16.
  • To plan and deliver one off holiday events.
  • To manage a small team of staff and volunteers involved in Auticulate.

The role is an exciting opportunity and we would welcome an experienced autism/ADHD practitioner to join our Auticulate children’s project.

Further information
  • Contract – 2 years plus subject to funding
  • Qualifications: BEd, PGCE, High level TA or other relevant qualifications
  • Autism specialism
Address Line 1
New Hope Church
Address line 2
95 York Road
Contract type
Part time
Central Reading
£12.50 p/h administration/ £25 p/h delivery
Ruth Pearse, CEO
078762 75731
How to apply

Please see the Parenting Special Children website for all details including job description, person specification and application form.

Open for applications from
10 March 2021
Closing date for applications
22 March 2021
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course