Business Support Officer (Adoption)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 05/03/2019 23:59
£10,274.09 - £10,644.82 per annum
Hours per week:
21.5 hours per week
Job Category:
Admin / Secretarial / Customer Services
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Closing date:
5 Mar
Further Information

Adoption Tees Valley is a brand new Regional Adoption Agency, established under the Government's new arrangements for adoption across the UK. The service has been developed through excellent collaborative working relationships between the five Tees Valley Local Children's Services of Stockton, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland, and Darlington.

The wealth of adoption experience and skill that has been held across the Tees Valley has been brought to the new service, and following the transfer of staff into the new structure, we require a Business Support Officer to complete our new team.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, committed and aspirational individual, who is driven to contribute to an excellent adoption service for children and adopters across Tees Valley. We aim to place children within our regional area, and ensure that children and adopters have good timescales, and excellent outcomes.

If you feel that you have the passion and drive to contribute to an excellent new Regional Adoption Agency, we would like to hear from you.

The successful candidate will contribute to an excellent service delivery, and will support Social Workers, managers and other team members to deliver high quality reports, and services.

Excellent administrative skills, including confident use of Microsoft office, and client recording systems will be required.

This post is customer facing, and excellent customer service skills are sought, from friendly and professional individuals.

An online application form and further information is available from www.stockton.gov.uk/jobs.

Please ensure you refer to the Job Description and the essential and desirable criteria in the Person Specification when completing the Personal Statement on the application form, as this information is used to select candidates for interview.

Interview Date: 05/03/2019

Further information is available from https://jobsatadoptionteesvalley.net/. For an informal discussion, please contact Chris Corden, Business Services Manager on 01642 528108.

The application form is available in alternative formats from Xentrall Recruitment Services, tel: 01642 526992 or email recruitment@xentrall.org.uk

Adoption Tees Valley will ensure that all customers, both internal and external receive a consistently high quality level of service.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.