Hi, my name is Niamh and I am a Registered teacher based in Sligo
I am Fully registered with the Teaching Council of Ireland with over 16 years experience in Social Care working in residential care
I am happy to work with children for social and academic development.
I am experienced in Autism, ADHD, Down Syndrome, Sensory Difficulties and other complex or higher support needs. I am competent using social stories and other visual supports. I have a BA in Social Studies and am currently working towards a Post Grad in Further Education
I have worked in social care for 16 years, working with many people with additional needs including autism, ADHD, Downs syndrome, Acquired brain injury, Behaviours that challenge, Pre verbal individuals.
I am currently teaching classes in further education in areas such as childcare, social studies and psychology.
I am a patient, empathetic person who loves to see people reach their full potential both from an educational and social perspective.
I have vast experience of working with multi- disciplinary teams to ensure the best resources are provided for individuals to reach their goals and gain the best from life.