Careers

Vacancies are advertised below, we also have volunteer positions available here. There are also various positions for self-employed contractors.

View PACT's Safeguarding policy and our 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 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"

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.

No agencies please

To apply for a position advertised below, please complete an application form and return to PACT_HR@pactcharity.org.

Current opportunities

Communications Officer

Fundraising and Marketing

Part of the Fundraising and Marketing team your role will be varied. You will be responsible for producing PACT’s internal and external communications in PACT’s style as well as conducting research, updating the website and providing administrative support to the Head of Fundraising and Marketing.

This is an exciting role supporting the team to raise awareness of PACT’s brand, services and reputation. Therefore the post requires someone who can write superb copy, who is creative, has excellent attention to detail, is a team player and has good communication and planning skills.

Interviews: Wednesday 1st February 2017

Fixed term contract for nine months (with possible extension to 12 months)

Part time (22 hours per week across three days)

Pro rata salary in the range £12,349 - £15,093 per annum (£20,769 – £25,384 per annum FTE)

For further details please contact the HR team at PACT_HR@pactcharity.org or telephone 0118 402 1706.

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. 

Salary:

£12,349 - £15,093pa

Based:

Reading

Contract:

Temporary

Hours per week:

22

Closing date:

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 12:00

Self-Employed Therapeutic Social worker

Are you a self-employed adoption professional?

PACT requires experienced self-employed qualified adoption social workers, with therapeutic experience (particularly with trauma and attachment) and qualification (DDP and/or theraplay), to support the existing Brighton staff team. 

PACT is looking for social workers who are able to therapeutically support LGBT and hetrosexual families in placement or post adoption order. You will work in a family-centred way to help families stay together and address communication and behavioral challenges. 

You must have three years’ experience in adoption and hold appropriate professional membership. You will have the ability to work independently and to a high standard. You will need to have access to your own transport, be willing to travel and hold your own professional indemnity insurance.

By joining PACT you will be provided with support and consultation for each assignment. Travelling expenses are also reimbursed. 

You will need to provide three references, a DBS check will be undertaken, and you must have a current certificate for completion of an acceptable safeguarding course. You may also be asked to show a sample of your previous work.

If you are interested please email support.contracts@pactcharity.org with your name, address, telephone number, a covering letter and a copy of your most up-to-date CV.

Interview date: TBCSalary: Rate to be discussed

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.  

Based:

Brighton

Closing date:

Monday, February 6, 2017 - 12:00