Self-employed contractors

Self-employed contractors

We are looking for exceptional self-employed social workers across the south east, specifically in London, Berkshire, Brighton and the home-counties.

"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"

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

Adoption Social Workers 

We are looking for exceptional self-employed social workers across the south east, specifically in and around Brighton and the surrounding areas, as well as London and Essex. You will have the ability to work independently and to tight deadlines. All work will need to be completed to a high standard and you will be required to attend panel with your applicants. You must be HCPC registered and have three years’ post qualifying experience in children’s social work including direct experience in adoption. You will need to have access to your own transport, be willing to travel and hold your own professional indemnity insurance.

For further information please email: or telephone Sam Ward (Recruitment and Volunteering Manager) on 0118 402 1706. To apply, fill in this  application form and return to  

DDP,  Theraplay and OT Sensory Integration trained therapists

DDP (all levels), Theraplay and OT Sensory Integration trained therapists needed across the south east to work with looked after children and adoptees.

PACT is an established voluntary adoption agency that is expanding its award-winning therapeutic support team across the south east. You will be joining the Family And Children Therapeutic Support (FACTS) service and you will be working within an experienced team of professionals. 

We are looking for DDP trained therapists with experience in providing therapeutic support to looked after children and their families. The work will involve carrying out assessments of therapeutic needs for applications to the Adoption Support Fund, direct therapeutic support to children and their parents/carers and providing consultations to social workers.

Pay is on an hourly rate depending on experience and competitive travel expenses are also paid. Caseloads are flexible and can be arranged to fit around other commitments. 

We are looking to recruit in the following counties: Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Essex, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, London, Oxfordshire, Surrey, Sussex and Wiltshire.

Please send your CV and a covering letter to