ADOPTION SOCIAL WORKER

3 days left

Location
Buckfastleigh, Devon
Salary
Scale NJC 30 – 39 (£26,882 - £34,538 fte), based on experience
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Expires
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

 ADOPTION SOCIAL WORKER

Part time (Various hours) or Full Time (37 hours), based at our North Devon Office

Salary Scale NJC 30 – 39 (£26,882 - £34,538 fte), based on experience

We are seeking to appoint a creative, committed and experienced adoption social worker to work either part time or full time. The post will focus on the recruitment, assessment and preparation of adoptive parents, placing children and providing high quality support after placement.  

You will need to be able to work to clear timescales, have good communication skills, be diplomatic, empathetic and show sensitivity in all aspects of the role. Post qualifying experience is essential.

In return you will be working for an established Voluntary Adoption Agency with high standards and a competitive edge.  You will have an opportunity to work in a specialised area of social work and the rewards will include a flexible work life, high quality support and supervision and a commitment to making a positive difference to children’s lives.

Families for Children is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Full information for this post, including an application form, can be found on our website, by clicking apply

Closing Date: 2ND October 2017

Interview date: to be advised

Interviews will be held at our North Devon office