A great opportunity for someone based in the South Yorkshire area (Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield) to join Adoption UK's busy and vibrant team in Yorkshire and Humber.

This part-time role, 15 hrs a week, will engage with adoptive families from within the Yorkshire and Humber region, to gather their views on adoption practice; feeding this collated information into the Regional Adoption Agencies in the South Yorkshire area and use these to positively influence the development of services within Adoption UK.

Annual aalary is £23,258 fte (pro-rata for 15 hrs a week £9,968).


  • To develop and implement a procedure which ensures all adoptive families in the region are aware of and have an opportunity to consider and express views on current and future adoption services.

  • To obtain opinions, ideas and input from adoptive families using social media, feedback forms, forums, meetings as well as other mediums available.

  • To represent Adoptive families on relevant Boards and Groups.

  • To provide feedback to stakeholders, including Local Authorities, Voluntary Adoption Agencies and Adoptive families, by attending meetings, forums and events and producing reports.

  • To support the facilitation of targeted forum meetings and discussions.

  • To produce reports and presentations on adoption practice across the region.

  • Support the manager with projects on occasion.

In order to be considered for the role you will be required to download our candidate and complete and return the beow application forms:

Role Description

Employment application form

Equal Opportunity Monitoring Form

To apply, download and complete the application form and then register on our recruitment site to upload your completed application, here:Apply here

or email completed application and a covering letter to [email protected].

Closing date: 13 August 2023
Interviews via video conferencing: Dates to be confirmed

For further information please contact [email protected]