Senior Social Worker

PACT (Parents and Children Together)
31 Aug 2017
23 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Senior Social Worker - Strengthening Families Team Full time, permanent Based in London with some travel to Brighton Starting salary in the range GBP32,027 - GBP39,144 per annum plus London weighting of GBP3299 per annum PACT, a voluntary adoption agency, has been at the forefront of adoption services for over 60 years and 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, including those from black and minority ethnic heritage and the LGBT community. PACT requires an experienced and qualified adoption social worker, with therapeutic experience (particularly with trauma and attachment) and qualification in either DDP and/or Theraplay, to join the London (Pimlico based) adoption team. PACT is looking for a senior social worker who can therapeutically support families in placement or post adoption order as well as advise and support colleagues. If your passion is to work in a family-centred way to help families stay together and address communication and behavioural challenges then we would love to hear from you. You must have three years' post qualification experience in adoption and be therapeutically trained. Closing date: 12.00pm Tuesday 26th September 2017 Interview date: Monday 2nd October 2017 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