Adoption Assessment Social Worker
Salary:  £35,000 - £40,000   
Hours:  35 
Location: The role is based at the IAC office in Barnet, Herts, but will include significant travelling in the UK which occasionally might necessitate an overnight stay.  

IAC is seeking to recruit a Social Worker in our busy Assessment Team. The successful applicant will undertake face to face client contact and direct assessment work in the Intercountry Assessment Team.   You should be HCPC registered, with a professional social work qualification and solid post qualifying experience in Children and Families work and Adoption Services. 

For an informal discussion, please contact Operations Director Irene Levine on 0208 449 2562.

For an application pack, please contact HR Administrator Rehema Springer on 020 8449 2562 or by email:


Sessional Social Workers:  London & Surrounding Counties
Salary: Competitive
Closing date for applications: Ongoing

IAC is seeking to recruit experienced freelance social workers able to take work in the above locations assessing applicants applying to adopt children from overseas countries. Applicants must be self-motivated, able to work to deadlines and be flexible in meeting the needs of the applicants and the agency. Substantial experience in adoption work is essential. Experience of intercountry adoption assessment is desirable but not essential as training will be given.

In addition to adoption experience applicants interested in working for IAC – The Centre for Adoption should also have the following credentials:

  • A social work qualification and registration with the HCPC

  • At least three years post-qualifying experience in childcare social work

  • Experience of completing adoption assessments and producing Prospective Adopter Reports (PARs)

  • Willingness/ability to travel to applicants' homes

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For an application pack, please contact HR Administrator Rehema Springer on 020 8449 2562 or by email:


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