REACH North West is a Bolton based voluntary community group that champions autistic children, young people and their families.
We provide or run activities for autistic children such as swimming, horse riding and we provide events during the school holidays. We also offer support to our families via get parent carer togethers via our breakfast club.
In addition we also provide practical advice and support for parent/carers
Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer ABA behavioural tutor with Reach North west.
We would be very grateful if you could take a few minutes to complete this short application.
Volunteering at Reach North west is a golden opportunity for ABA tutors to expand their knowledge and gain free invaluable training.
Our courses are located in Bolton.
We are looking for volunteer candidates to expand their training in Applied Behaviour Analysis, Positive Behaviour support, Autism, Behaviour management and the science of behaviour change to support parents and their child who has a diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Condition or a learning difficulty. A high emphasis on NET (Natural environmental teaching).
The positions are on Saturdays over a 5 week period and all applicants must have experience in ABA. You will receive further teaching training via training days and on the job coaching by Behavioural supervisors and Head behaviourist. All volunteer ABA tutors that stay the full term will receive a certificate of participation and attendance and a training portfolio to take with you when you complete the 5 week intake.
You will be working alongside other volunteers and you will help to support approx 24 children with Autism ranging between ages 2yrs old to 15 years old and their parents depending on which course is on. This will provide you with a rich understanding of the Autism Spectrum working with so many children at Reach North West. Your experience will include data collection.
Many of our ABA tutor volunteers gain so much experience over many children by volunteering and many return as it's so much fun too!
We are also we are looking for Volunteer Supervisors or BCBA's who wish to give some of their time per month to help out on our courses.
REACH North West hire venues and provide access to environments they otherwise may not be able to access such as horse riding, swimming and Santa visits. These activities allow children to socialise with peers in a safe and often differentiated environment.Social Activities
REACH North West provide parent and carers with activities that aim to bring parent and carers together and form a network of support with those that understand. The activities include breakfast club and other get togethers.Parents/Carers