Careers

Vacancies are advertised below, if you are interested in joining the PACT team as a volunteer we also have volunteer positions available. We are also looking for self-employed contractors.

"PACT is a supportive and respectful place where people are genuinely passionate about what we do. Our energy and professionalism deliver something special. Open to new opportunities, our innovation and creativity drive our commitment to make a positive difference to the lives of the people with whom we work"

View PACT's Safeguarding policy, Safer Recruitment Policy and  Code of Conduct.

PACT has been awarded the Investors in People Bronze Standard, demonstrating its commitment to realising the potential of its staff.

This award follows the charity’s adoption services being rated as outstanding by Ofsted in January 2014 and its therapeutic services FACTS winning Voluntary Adoption Service of the Year at the BAAF National Adoption Week Awards in November 2013.

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 that prospective employees will need to evidence they have the relevant permission to work in the UK.

No agencies please

To apply please complete and return an application form and send it to PACT_HR@pactcharity.org.

Thank you for considering PACT as an employer.

Current opportunities

Adopter Champion Team Leader

PACT is looking for an adopter to lead our team of experienced adopter champions. The team leader’s role is to support, coach and encourage the team who in turn support prospective adopters by phone and share their experiences through a range of channels.

You will succeed in this role if you are well organised, energetic, supportive and a confident public speaker with a passion for the benefits of adopting.

This is a permanent part-time position (15 hours per week). The salary is in the range of £9,870 - £12,064 per annum which is pro rata the full-time equivalent range of £24,348 - £29,758 per annum plus inner London weighting of £3299 FTE if based in London

The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 23rd October 2017 and interviews will be held on Monday 30th October 2017.

To apply complete and return an  application form to  PACT_HR@pactcharity.org. To find out more please email   PACT_HR@pactcharity.org or call 0118 402 1706.

Salary:

£9,870 - £12,064pa

Contract:

Part-time

Hours per week:

15

Closing date:

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 09:00

Senior Social Worker

You will be part of a committed and passionate team focussing on adopter recruitment, preparation, placement and post-placement support.

You will succeed in this role if you are an experienced adoption social worker, well-organised, supportive and a great team player.

This is a full-time permanent position. The salary is in the range of £32,027 - £39,144 per annum plus an inner London weighting of £3,299 FTE.

The deadline for applications is 9am on Tuesday 31st October 2017 and interviews will be held on Monday 6th November 2017.

To apply complete and return an application form to PACT_HR@pactcharity.org. To find out more please email PACT_HR@pactcharity.org or call 0118 402 1706.

Salary:

£32,027 - £39,144pa

Based:

Pimlico

Contract:

Permanent

Hours per week:

37

Closing date:

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 09:00

Senior Social Worker, Strengthening Families Team

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 Reading adoption team.

PACT is looking for a senior social worker who can therapeutically support families pre and post Adoption Order. If your passion is to help families to build attachments and relationships then we would love to hear from you. You must have three years’ post qualification experience in adoption and be therapeutically trained.

This is a part-time position of 15 hours per week, for a fixed term contract of one year. The pro rata salary is in the range £12,984 - £15,869 which is pro rata the full-time equivalent range of £32,027 - £39,144 FTE per annum.

The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 6th November and interviews will be held on Thursday 16th November 2017.

To apply complete and return an application form to PACT_HR@pactcharity.org. To find out more please email PACT_HR@pactcharity.org or call 0118 402 1706.

Salary:

£12,984 - £15,869pa

Based:

Reading

Contract:

Part-time

Hours per week:

15

Closing date:

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 09:00