Role Description: Volunteer 
Job title: Adopter Advisory Board Champion - Salford, Manchester and Social Media Champion
Responsible to: Chair of the Adopter Advisory Board
Hours of work: A minimum of 8 per month
Duration: For a fixed period dependant on contract agreement
Location: Home based, in or near the relevant region
Salary: Voluntary role plus travel expenses

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE ROLE                             

  • To collate information from networks of adopters across (typically) a Local Authority area, within a Regional Adoption Agency
  • To develop and create networks for adopters to share their Adopter Voice
  • To provide a summary of views to the designated Adopter Advisory Board (AAB) Champion within specified time frames
  • To attend two video link meetings per year (alternating with the AAB meetings) with a purpose to discuss, monitor and develop engagement activities across the region with Networking Champions
  • To host Networking Champions at quarterly intervals to meet with adopters, connect with them and share their views

Closing date for all vacancies: 28 January 2020
Shortlisting: 29 January 2020 
Interviews (video link): 3 & 4 February 2020

Training dates to be agreed with each region

Further information:

What is an Adopter Voice Advisory Board?

Role Description

How to apply?

If you are interested in becoming an Adopter Advisory Board Champion, please complete the short application and Equal Opportunities Monitoring forms below and email to [email protected]   

Volunteer role application form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Adoption UK will undertake Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks and will take up references