The Autism Project

Employment Opportunities

Positions currently available

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Private facilitators are typically employed by the child in question’s family but are sourced and often trained and supported through the Autism Project. 

The role of a private facilitator varies from family to family but would typically involve some or all of the following:

  • Providing academic or social support for the child at school
  • Attending Autism Project/Speech therapy/Occupational therapy sessions with the child
  • Delivering programme support activities in the afternoons for the child
  • Attending Clinic meetings
  • Providing feedback to the child’s team as well as the family on the child’s day or sessions.


  • Holds a tertiary qualification in education or psychology or currently completing
  • Passion in special needs/autism
  • Previous experience with autistic children (preferred)
  • Own car