An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Adoption UK team in Wales.

We are currently recruiting for a Lead Youth Worker to work in North Wales. Weekend and evening work will be part of this role.

The Lead Youth Worker will develop Connected children and young people groups in North Wales and develop, deliver and promote all elements of the children and young people’s service in collaboration with regional partners. The post holder will also work closely with other Adoption UK staff in delivering support to parents in Wales to ensure the young adoptee’s family are aware of and accessing adoption support services where appropriate

The post holder will need to have a clean driving license and access to their own car.

Hours: 30 hours a week (flexible with some evening and weekend working required)
Salary: £25,000 full time equivalent. Pro Rata
Location: North Wales office base to be confirmed. Will include some home working and travel across Wales. The worker is expected to hold a valid driving licence and provide a car, for which mileage allowance is payable.
Duration: fixed term to the end of March 2021 initially with the hope of future funding to extend the post.

Closing date for applications: 31st May

For more information download the Candidate Pack:

Candidate Pack - English

Candidate Pack - Welsh

Download the application forms:

Employment application form

Equal Opportunity Monitoring Form

Please send completed applications and covering letter to [email protected] or for further information, please contact: Ruth Letten on [email protected]