Ian Burdett Professional backgroundSocial worker with Fostering and Adoption Service, East Lothian Council since 2012. Previously employed as a social worker in Children and Families Team in Edinburgh 2005-2012. Adoption and Permanence Panel Member with Midlothian council (also previously with Edinburgh) Personal/professional interest in adoptionAdoptive parent (and member of Adoption UK since 2007) HobbiesDog walker, taxi service and cheerleader for my children. Hill walking - when I get a chance. Running. Watching and playing football.