Vacancies are advertised below, and we are often looking for great social workers to join our outstanding team - see here for more details.

If you are interested in joining the PACT adoption team as a volunteer we also have volunteer positions available. We are also looking for self-employed contractors.

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). For employment roles PACT will help with the cost of these. Please note prospective contractors will need to evidence they have the relevant permission to work in the UK. PACT is a supportive place to work and our friendly HR team will be available to help you from the first step and through the recruitment process.

How to apply

To apply for any of the roles below please complete an application form and return to

For further information about any of the roles below please email or telephone 0118 402 1681.

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

No agencies please.

Thank you for considering PACT as an employer.

Current opportunities

Panel Administrator

Adoption Team

Part time 22.5 hours per week
Permanent appointment

Salary in the range £11,736 - £14,344 per annum
(pro rata the full time equivalent salary range of £19,300 - £23,588 per annum)

Based in Reading

PACT has been at the forefront of adoption services for over 60 years. Would you like to work to support PACT to build and strengthen even more families?

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in the heart of an adoption team. In this role you will coordinate all the elements for adoption panel days to ensure the days run smoothly.

Key tasks include controlling panel diary dates and room bookings, liaising with all panel stakeholders, circulating panel agendas and documents, prepare for each panel on the day, attend and minute panels and share minutes and actions after, coordinate the issue of approval letters, provide bi-annual reports and ensure all relevant information is kept up to date.

Are you ambitious to be part of a charity with an ‘outstanding’ Ofsted report and help us retain that rating?

If you:

• have a can-do attitude
• are able to multi-task while sustaining a high standard of work
• can work flexibly to manage your own workload and meet deadlines
• possess excellent communication and administrative skills including minute taking

we would love to hear from you. 

Interested?  Please download an application form and return to  For any queries about the role, please email or telephone: 0118 402 1681.

Closing date:     Noon, Monday 2nd November 2020
Interview date:  Tuesday 10th November 2020

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£11,736 - £14,344pa





Hours per week:


Closing date:

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 12:00


Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 09:00