Assistant Service Director, Adoption – closing date 28 September 2020

Based in Reading or London

With our outstanding rating with Ofsted, we work with a high degree of flexibility and innovation and with a range of adopters from all backgrounds, including those from black and minority ethnic heritage and the LGBT and faith communities. With access to our award-winning therapeutic services, we are unique in that we are able to provide excellent lifelong support for our families.

We are looking for an Assistant Service Director to join us as we enter our next phase of growth and development.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual who is passionate about creating positive outcomes for children and families, with the experience and expertise of working within Adoption Services. You will have overall operational responsibility for managing several adoption teams who focus solely on recruiting and supporting adoptive parents.

The post holder will be part of a supportive and focused senior management team which drives the direction of adoption in a responsive and flexible way to meet the values of the agency – to build and strengthen families.

Address Line 1
South Street
Contract type
Full timePermanent
Central Reading
Starting salary in the range £49,067–£59,971 pa
PACT HR, HR Department
Main contact telephone
0118 402 1681
How to apply

For more information and an application form, please visit our website –

Open for applications from
11 September 2020
Closing date for applications
28 September 2020
Scheduled interview date
9 October 2020
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course