Vacancies

we're hiringPAC-UK is the largest independent adoption support agency in the country. Our vision is that all people affected by adoption and other forms of permanence are supported and enabled to live their lives to the full. Find out about the latest opportunities to join our team.

Applying for a role at PAC-UK

Following PAC-UK's merger with Family Action on 1 December 2018, our key contact information for Human Resources has now changed. For all vacancies related enquiries please contact the Family Action Human Resources team via email at hradmin@family-action.org.uk or phone 020 7254 6251.


Current Vacancies


Head of Service

Service: Child & Family Service
Location: PAC-UK Leeds Office
Salary: £38,928 - £42,716 FTE
Hours: 3 days (22.2 hours) per week (with the possibility of an increase)
22.2 hours: £23,356.80 - £25,629.60 per annum

We are looking for a highly skilled and experienced adoption manager, who will, as the head of service, lead in delivering, coordinating and monitoring a therapeutic and supportive service for adoptive families. Working closely with the Regional Manager (north) you will pro-actively and creatively lead in managing and developing the service in light of existing and new approaches in the context of changes to the legal framework and government policy.

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Closing Date: TBC
Interview Date: TBC
Application Inbox: completed.application1@family-action.org.uk


Practice Manager

Service: Adult Services
Location: PAC-UK Leeds Office
Salary: £34,033 - £37,973 FTE
Hours: 3 days (22.2 hours) per week (with the possibility of an increase)
22.2 hours: £20,419.80 - £22,783.80 per annum

We are looking for a highly skilled and experienced Practice Manager, who can assist in delivering, coordinating and monitoring a consultation, assessment, counselling and intermediary service for adopted adults (as well as adults who grew up in other permanent placements), birth parents and other birth relatives, as well as for prospective adopters, adoptive parents and special guardianship carers. Working closely with the Head of Adult Services you will pro-actively and creatively assist in developing the Adult Service in light of existing and new approaches in the context of changes to the legal framework and government policy.

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Closing Date: TBC
Interview Date: TBC
Application Inbox: completed.application30@family-action.org.uk


Team Administrator

Service: Child & Family Service
Location: PAC-UK Leeds Office
Salary: £17,209 - £19,087 FTE
Hours: Full time 37 hours per week

We are looking for an enthusiastic and competent Team Administrator to help support and provide reception duties to clients and visitors, both in person and on the telephone, as well as assisting with a range of administrative tasks to help keep our office running smoothly and efficiently. In this role you will provide invaluable administrative support to a broad spectrum of PAC-UK’s services, particularly assisting the Regional Manager and Heads of Service in PAC-UK’s Leeds office.

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Closing Date: TBC
Interview Date: TBC
Application Inbox: completed.application16@family-action.org.uk


Adoption Practice Manager (Merseyside)

Service: Adult Services
Location: Merseyside
Salary: £34,033 - £37,973 FTE
Hours: 18.5 hours per week (2.5 days)

We are looking for a Practice Manager to assist in managing the practice of the Adult Adoption Service in Liverpool, Sefton , Knowsley and the Wirral, in order to continue to provide a specialist service for adopted adults (as well as adults who grew up in other permanent placements), birth parents and other birth relatives including the delivery of the Liverpool adoption letterbox service.

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Closing Date: 29th May 2019, 09:00am
Interview Date: TBC
Application Inbox: completed.application4@family-action.org.uk


Adoption Support Worker (Merseyside)

Service: Adult Services
Location: Merseyside
Salary: £26,418 - £28,990 FTE
Hours: Full time 37 hours per week (part time hours are also encouraged)

We are looking for an Adoption Support Worker, who has experience of working directly with families involved in adoption. You will have experience and knowledge of adoption law and practice and able to liaise with partner agencies to deliver the service.

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Closing Date: 29th May 2019, 09:00am
Interview Date: TBC
Application Inbox: completed.application3@family-action.org.uk


Adoption Support Worker (North East)

Service: Adult Services
Location: North East (Newcastle, Gateshead, Tyneside & surrounding regions)
Salary: £26,418 - £28,990 FTE
Hours: Full time 37 hours per week (part time hours and job share applications are welcome)

We are looking for an Adoption Support Worker, who has experience of working directly with families involved in adoption. You will have experience and knowledge of adoption law and practice and able to liaise with partner agencies to deliver the service.

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Closing Date: 22nd May 2019, 09:00am
Interview Date: TBC
Application Inbox: completed.application5@family-action.org.uk


Sessional Education Case Worker

Service: Education Service
Location: London
Salary: £25.00 per hour with travel paid at £15 per hour where applicable
Hours: As and when required

The opportunity has arisen for Sessional Education Worker to join our dedicated Education Service to help support the essential work we offer to adopted and permanently placed child and adolescents, in partnership with the school and parents/carers.

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Closing Date: 23rd May 2019, 5:00pm
Interview Date: 28th May
Application Inbox: completed.application7@family-action.org.uk