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TACT is the UK’s largest dedicated fostering charity. Our core work involves providing high quality and well-supported fostering families for children and young people in the care of local authorities. Working in partnership with local authorities across England, Wales and Scotland, we are dedicated to providing creative, effective and outcome-focussed services. We also campaign on behalf of children and young people in care and carers and are a leading voice in the sector.

Our vision is to provide better lives for our children and young people.


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Supervising Social Worker

Location: Homebased - Yorkshire & North East

Salary: £31,764 p.a. + £750 Homeworking Allowance p.a + £1,500 OOH Allowance p.a. + £500 Placement Allowance p.a.

TACT Yorkshire is seeking to appoint a Supervising Social Worker to join their growing team based in Yorkshire and North East. Travel will be required to visit foster families located in Yorkshire, predominately in West & South Yorkshire,

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Director of Children's Services

Location: Homebased

Salary: £77,326 per annum (£75,076 per annum salary + £1,500 per annum Out of Hours Rota Allowance + £750 per annum Homeworking Allowance)

Managing operational Area Managers and Specialist Team Leads, the post-holder will lead the provision of excellent services and set the direction for future developments across the organisation.

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Senior Supervising Social Worker

Location: West Midlands.

Salary: £35,893 - £39,880 p.a + £750 Homeworking Allowance p.a + £1,500 OOH Allowance p.a.

TACT West Midlands is seeking to appoint a Fostering Senior Supervising Social Worker to join their team in supporting our families in West Midlands, Covering Coventry, Warwickshire and Shropshire.

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Engagement & Activity Practitioner - Part Time

Location: Homebased - North East

Salary: £15,593 per annum + £450 Home Working Allowance per annum

TACT Yorkshire has an exciting opportunity for a Engagement & Activity Practitioner or Child/Family/Youth Support Worker to join their team in working with children, young people and foster care families across the North East, including Teesside, Tyneside, County Durham and Northumberland.

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Commissioning Fostering Social Worker

Location: Bristol

Salary: £38,143 per annum (£35,893 per annum salary + £1,500 per annum Out of Hours Rota Allowance + £750 per annum Homeworking Allowance)

A rare opportunity to work for an ‘OUTSTANDING’ team where trauma-informed practice is the foundation of everything we do. This is a Senior Supervising Social Worker role with a focus on ensuring the best possible outcomes for children and young people who have experienced trauma due to adverse childhood experiences. The successful candidate will need to be confident in negotiating fostering fees, attending commissioning meetings, and adopting a therapeutic and trauma-informed approach when sharing monitoring information with local authorities.

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Independent Allegations, Concerns, Complaints & Safeguarding Consultant/Trainer

Location: Bristol, South Gloucestershire, Bath & North East

Salary: £35 per hour

We are recruiting Independent Allegations, Concerns, Complaints & Safeguarding Investigators across Bristol, South Gloucestershire, Bath & North East Somerset, Wiltshire, Somerset, Swindon, North Somerset and Gloucestershire

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Chair of Trustees

Location: Remote with in-person Board meetings in London

Salary: This is an unremunerated role. All reasonable expenses will be reimbursed

We are looking for an experienced and inspiring board member who brings an understanding of best-in-class governance and exceptional board development skills; a leader who can get the best out of teams but who can also hold people to account.

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