Self-Employed Contractors

PACT is looking for exceptional self-employed contractors across the south east.

Caseloads are flexible and can be arranged to fit around other commitments.

View PACT's Safeguarding policySafer Recruitment Policy and Code of Conduct.

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 contractors will need to evidence they have the relevant permission to work in the UK.


For further details on any of the roles, please contact our HR Team on 0118 402 1681.


Adoption Social Workers 

We are currently looking for independent social workers based in Kent and surrounding areas to undertake initial interviews and / or adoption assessments.

You must be SWE registered and have at least three years’ post qualifying experience, preferably in adoption or fostering.  

You must have solid assessment skills, be willing to travel, and hold your own professional indemnity and public liability insurance.  

We can offer a competitive rate for each assignment.

If you are interested in joining the team, please send your CV and a covering letter to  


DDP, Theraplay and Life Journey Work Informed Therapists

Our award-winning FACTS service helps children to overcome difficulties in childhood, adolescence and early adulthood which have resulted from early trauma and neglect.

In order to expand our FACTS service, we are looking for self-employed Therapists based in London or Berkshire trained in DDP, Theraplay and / or Life Journey Work to deliver therapy packages to our adoptive families.

Pay is on an hourly rate and competitive travel expenses are also paid.

Please send your CV and a covering letter to detailing your location and experience in working with adoptive children and families.


Clinical Psychologists

PACT are seeking qualified and experienced self-employed Clinical Psychologists based in London, Berkshire or Sussex (or surrounding Counties) to join our therapeutic support services for children and their carers/parents.  You must be a qualified clinician, qualified and licenced to diagnose and treat patients. 

This is a great opportunity to work with a service rated as outstanding with Ofsted to undertake assessments of therapeutic needs for applications to the Adoption Support Fund, direct therapeutic support with our adoptive families and proving consultations to social workers.

Pay is on an hourly rate depending on experience and competitive travel expenses are also paid.

If you would like to apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to  Please include details of your level of experience in working with adoptive children and families.