The Adoption London South – Regional Adoption Agency
Adoption London South – the Adoption Services is a newly formed a partnership of 9 local authorities across the South West and South East of London. Our aim is to build best practice across South London by providing a range of adoption services children, adoptive families, birth parents and adopted adults. We are looking for people to join us in building the service to improve outcomes in adoption.
Our service is hosted by Southwark and Merton, made up of 9 boroughs in total across the South East and South West region, namely, Lambeth; Croydon; Lewisham; Wandsworth; Sutton and Achieving for Children, delivering service on behalf of Richmond & Kingston. Adopt London South works closely with all our partner councils and communities.
We are currently recruiting for 3 x Business Support Officer Posts within the Adopt London South Regional Adoption Agency to come and join us in our newly formed service to support administration, and to be the point of contact for the respective teams. We are looking for people with people who can deal with confidential matters within timescales. The Service will rely on Business Support to track, monitor and run things smoothly, so your contribution is valued. This will require acting on your initiative and working as part of a Team.
Applicant should have sound administrative skills, the ability to collect/analyse data, along with excellent communication skills. The post holder will need to support teams across the Adopt London Service, so experience in administration support is vital and includes taking enquiries relating to all aspects of adoption.
We are committed to your professional development and will ensure you have the right resources and training to enable you to provide a first class service.
If you feel you would like to work with us and like an informal chat, then please contact
Lorraine Miller, Business and Performance Manager, she can be contacted on 020 7 525 1076 or e:mail Lorraine.Miller@southwark.gov.uk
Additional salary details
Closing date: Sunday 29th September 2019
Interviews: 15th October 2019