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Autism Advisory Teaching Service

Autism Advisory Teaching Service (ASTS)

The Autism Advisory Teacher Service (AATS) work with children and young people who have a diagnosis of an Autistic Spectrum Diagnosis (ASD).

AATS is part of the Peterborough Local Authority’s services to schools.  We work within Peterborough schools and educational settings providing advice, support and training to staff, as well as, direct targeted pieces of work with individual children / Young People in their education setting.

We liaise with the Statutory Assessment & Monitoring Service (SAMS); Educational Psychology Service; Early Childhood Specialist and Inclusion Team and Peterborough Neurodevelopmental team at CAMHs

 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Jill Groutage
Telephone
E-mail
jill.groutage@peterborough.gov.uk

Where to go

Name
Childrens Services, Bayard Place
Address
Bayard Place
Broadway
Peterborough
Postcode
PE1 1FB
Notes

Staff will primarily meet service users in the community.

All SENI Services work with Family Voice Peterborough to run monthly Parent/Carer Hubs. For more details on the hubs, please see the Family Voice Peterborough website: www.familyvoice.org

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Other Details

Costs

Details
None

Availability

Age Ranges
4-19 years
Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

Requests for our involvement is made through the school/establishment SENCO.

A confirmed diagnosis of an Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

 

 

Other notes

A parent/carer consultation service operates on the 2nd Monday of the month (appointments need to be pre booked by telephoning 01733 863689)

We also work collaboratively with the specialist Hubs, commissioned by the City Council, to provide peer to peer support for education settings across the Peterborough area. These Hubs deliver a variety of support such as training, drop-in / open times, observations of lessons, resource libraries, helpline. 

 

Local Offer

Description

The Autism Advisory Teacher Service (AATS) work with children and young people who have a diagnosis of an Autistic Spectrum Diagnosis (ASD).

AATS is part of the Peterborough Local Authority’s services to schools.  We work within Peterborough schools and educational settings providing advice, support and training to staff, as well as, direct targeted pieces of work with individual children / Young People in their education setting.

We liaise with the Statutory Assessment & Monitoring Service (SAMS); Educational Psychology Service; Early Childhood Specialist and Inclusion Team and Peterborough Neurodevelopmental team at CAMHs

 

Contact Name
Jill Groutage/ Claire Nunn
Contact Telephone
01733 864009
Contact Email
jill.groutage@peterborough.gov.uk claire.nunn@peterborough.gov.uk
Local Offer Age Bands
5 to 11 years
11 to 19 years
Needs Level
High
Medium
SEN Provision Type
Specialist

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