New Recruitment

20th Jun, 2022

We are Recruiting the Following Flexible Permanent Social Work posts for our Adoption & Post Adoption Services

                         22.5 hours per week (3 days equivalent)
                         30 hours per week (4 days equivalent)
                         37.5 hours per week (F/T).

The role would suit candidates who have completed their Social Work training and have at least two years post qualifying experience in a Statutory or Voluntary family/child care setting. Posts are ideal for candidates wishing to work or begin working in the Charity, Community or Voluntary sector in a flexible working pattern.

Main responsibilities of the role: 

To provide new families for children in need of permanence through adoption by the provision of a professional assessment and placement service.

To provide ongoing post adoption support to adoptive families and children for as long as it is required.

To facilitate contact between adopted children and their birth families where that has been deemed appropriate.

To provide Social Work counselling and support services to birth family members who have lost a child to adoption.

Enhanced Terms & Conditions:

25 Days Annual Leave

11 Stat days plus additional Christmas Leave day

6% Employer Pension Contribution

Flexible working

Blended Home/Office working arrangements

Closing Date:     THURSDAY 30th JUNE 2022 at   4:00pm

Interviews:         Week beginning TUESDAY 5th JULY 2022

Contact Details:      Applications will be accepted by

Post: Family Care Adoption Services. 97, Malone Avenue. Belfast. BT9 6EQ


For additional information please see Job Description and Specification


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