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Adoption Matters is a registered children’s charity and an independent adoption agency approved by Ofsted. We are a not for profit organisation who work across local authority boundaries to provide a consistent high quality support for adopters and adopted children. We are the ONLY adoption agency in the North West to have been rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted for the last four consecutive inspections.


Salary: Up to £14,942 per annum


As part of the Administration Team, you will gain experience/assist in the following areas:


  • Telephone / Reception duties
  • Administration and general word processing
  • Dealing with the organisations post
  • Electronic filing of documents and data base entry
  • General office and building duties


The successful candidate will have excellent communication and organisational skills and have a good standard of education with a minimum of GCSE grade C or above in Maths and English Language. A relevant IT / typing qualification, knowledge of Word and Excel would be an advantage.


  • An Enhanced DBS check will be required
  • Members of the Local Government Pension Scheme


Please refer to the below person specification and job description for this role:



To apply please download and complete our Application Form before returning it via email or post to:




Post: FAO HR Department, Adoption Matters, 14 Liverpool Road, Chester, CH2 1AE.


If you require any more information please contact our HR team on Tel: 01244 390 938




Closing date: Thursday 25th July 2019

Proposed Interview date: Friday  2nd August 2019