Social Worker

Family Society - Adoption Focus
Marston Green
Birmingham
B37 7HG

37 hours per week

Salary - £26,000 - £32,579 per annum

Company car, generous annual leave entitlement plus the opportunity of additional training as required

Due to organisational growth and enhanced service development, an exciting opportunity has arisen to join our dynamic and outstanding voluntary adoption agency in Marston Green, Birmingham. Adoption Focus is the adoption agency of Family Society and we are looking for a social worker to be involved in adoption at every stage of the process, from initial enquiries to placement support. We are a friendly, caring and professional adoption agency covering Birmingham, the West Midlands, Staffordshire, Shropshire, Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Oxfordshire and neighbouring counties.

Whether you are an experienced or newly qualified social worker, we will support you in your career development. You will need to be qualified (Dip.SW or equivalent) and HCPC registered. We are looking for someone with knowledge of relevant legislation, adoption practice issues, inter-agency working and able to promote services. A full driving licence, willingness to travel and to work flexibly, is essential.

Recruitment pack:

Closing Date: Monday 1 October 2018

Interviews: Thursday 4 October at:

Adoption Focus Head Office
Pinewood Business Park
Coleshill Road
Marston Green
Birmingham
B37 7HG

Charity No. 1129095