Job Coach

About Us

The Autism Association is one of Australia’s largest not-for-profit Autism specific service providers, and the only specialist organisation providing a full range of services from early childhood through to adulthood in Australia. Together we are inspired every day to make a difference to the lives of individuals with Autism. We are a dedicated, passionate, supportive team joined by a common goal and are deeply committed to enhancing the quality of life of every individual with Autism and passionate about supporting them to live their best life possible.

About the Role

AIM Employment is a Disability Employment Services provider set up by the Autism Association of WA to assist people with an Autism Spectrum Disorder to find and maintain employment in the community. 

We are seeking a casual Job Coach to join our dedicated team in a capacity building role. You will be providing  on-the-job support to individuals with Autism throughout a range of locations.

About You

Experience as a Job Coach is not necessary, you may be currently studying Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology, Teaching, working as an Education Assistant or a parent who has a child with Autism. If you share our passion for Autism, we would love to hear from you!

  • In this role, you will ideally have:
  • Passion for supporting people with Autism to lead the life they desire
  • A commitment to supporting individuals needs and goals
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • A full valid driver’s licence
  • Access to a safe and suitable vehicle
  • Previous experience in the Disability Sector is desirable but not essential

To join our team you will be required to complete required clearances including an NDIS Workers Check.


Benefits
In addition to making meaningful difference in people’s lives, you’ll also receive:

  • Extensive training, growth and development opportunities 
  • A competitive salary that reflects your skills and experience 
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program for you and your family

Apply Now

If you are dedicated, passionate and ready to join our team, click ‘Apply Now’. Please upload your resume and introduction letter

  • Outlining which days/times you are available,
  • Number of hours you are after
  • Detailing what your exposure to Autism looks like.

Please send in your application as soon as possible as shortlisting will commence immediately.

The Autism Association of WA is a Child Safe Organisation and is committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all children.

No agency referrals will be accepted at this time.

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