Senior Social Worker – closing date 13 March 2017

PACT, a voluntary adoption agency, works 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.

You will be part of a committed and passionate team that focuses solely on adoption and recruiting adoptive parents who can consider fostering to adopt and adopting children 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 therapeutically trained social workers, therapists and clinical psychologists we are able to provide support for the lifetime of our families’ adoption journeys and facilitate positive outcomes for children and their families.

With three years of experience in adoption, 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.

Closing date: 8:00 am Monday 13 March 2017
Interview date: Monday 20 March 2017.

Address Line 1
7 Southern Court
Address line 2
South Street
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 4QS
Postholder needs own transport
Yes
Contract type
Full timePermanent
Location
Central Reading
Salary
£31,396 - £38,372 pa
Contact
Sam Ward, Recruitment and Volunteering Manager
Main contact telephone
0118 402 1706
How to apply

Please visit PACT’s website www.pactcharity.org/about-us/careers for the application form, job description and further information.

Open for applications from
19 February 2017
Closing date for applications
13 March 2017
Scheduled interview date
20 March 2017
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course