Birthlink
Birthlink

Charity registered in Scotland SC013007

Birthlink aims to enhance the well-being and promote the welfare of all people affected by adoptions with a Scottish connection.

Current vacancies

Service Manager

  • Part time
  • £38,134 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 7th February 2020

Birthlink is a small well established Edinburgh based charity which supports adults affected by Adoption with a Scottish connection. Birthlink holds the Adoption Contact Register (ACR) for Scotland, working in partnership with the Scottish government and Scottish local authorities. We are also working in partnership with Future Pathways an organisation set up by the Scottish Government as a direct result of the Scottish Abuse Enquiry. Birthlink works with survivors to access their records and offer a range of supports thereafter.

We are looking for someone to lead the team into the next stages of the charities development and seek an enthusiastic, experienced Social work Manager to take forward this strategic development within the organisation.

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Senior Administrator

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th July 2019

Birthlink is a small city based charity helping adults affected by adoption with a Scottish connection. We are currently also working in partnership with Future Pathways assisting survivors of in care abuse access their care records and support the reading of these documents.

The senior administrator will be responsible for primarily supporting the Office & Business manager, one other administrator and 5 social work staff. In addition we have two charity shops with permanent and sessional staff along with many Volunteers throughout the organisation.

Administrative and financial experience is essential. Relevant further education qualifications in administration, Microsoft Office and databases are desirable although consideration will be given to applicants who can demonstrate experience and ability in these fields. A good telephone manner is essential as is the ability to relate readily and quickly to a wide range of different individuals, service users, volunteers and colleagues.

Applicants should note that their personal details will be processed through Disclosure Scotland. Birthlink is an equal opportunities employer.

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Social Worker

  • Part time
  • TBC
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th November 2019

Birthlink is a small Edinburgh based charity which supports adults affected by Adoption with a Scottish connection. We are also working in partnership with Future Pathways an organisation set up by the Scottish Government as a direct result of the Scottish Abuse Enquiry . Birthlink works with survivors to access their records and offer a range of supports thereafter.

We are looking for a Social Worker preferably with knowledge and expertise in Adoption and Through Care and After Care, but not essential

Applicants should note that their personal details will be processed through Disclosure Scotland. Birthlink is an equal opportunities employer.

A Job Description and Person Specification are available for download below.

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