He has worked with pupils and young adults with SEND since 2001, when, as part of his undergraduate course, he worked in a school for teenagers with Autism and SLD (Florence, Italy). After moving to the UK in 2002 and gaining QTS, he first worked in a special school in Hackney and then joined The Bridge School in 2006 as a teacher for pupils with autism, SLD and PMLD. He has been a member of the Outreach team since 2012, supporting Primary and Secondary school staff to meet the needs of pupils with SEND.
Daniele has a special interest in supporting pupils with autism and/or SLD in their transitions across Key Stages, school settings and different stages of life.
He is currently part of the Islington Autism Partnership Board and the co-lead of one of its sub-groups, the Autism Workforce Development Group.