Adoption Social Worker / Senior Social Worker
Full time permanent position based in Reading
Salary is in the range £28,595 - £34,949 pa for a Social Worker and £32,994 - £40,326 pa for a Senior Social Worker
PACT is a supportive and respectful place where people are genuinely passionate about delivering positive outcomes for children and their families. We have been at the forefront of adoption services for over 60 years, working with local authorities across the country.
With our outstanding rating with Ofsted, we work with a high degree of flexibility and innovation and work with a range of adopters from all backgrounds, including those from black and minority ethnic heritage and the LGBT community.
Our adoption teams focus solely on adoption and recruiting adoptive parents who can consider fostering to adopt and adopting a wide-range of children including those over four years old, sibling groups of two or more children, children with a black or minority ethnic background and children who may have physical or learning disabilities. With access to our award-winning therapeutic services, we are unique in that we are able to provide excellent lifetime support for our families’ adoption journeys.
With your social work experience with children and families, you will be responsible for all aspects of work with our valued applicants from the early stages of recruitment, initial interview, preparation and training, through to successful placement and post placement support up to the making of the adoption order. An interest, or experience, in delivering training to prospective or approved adopters would be an advantage.
Interested? Further information (including job descriptions and an application form) are available on our website.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Closing date: Midday, Wednesday 29th July 2020
Interview date: Friday 7th August 2020
PACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults therefore please note our recruitment procedure includes DBS checks and overseas checks (where applicable). Please note prospective employees will need to evidence they have the relevant permission to work in the UK.
No agencies please
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