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Established in 1974, Family Rights Group is the charity whose aims are to enable children to be raised safely and thrive within their family and community and to strengthen the positive family and community support networks of young people who cannot live with their parents.

Sessional Advisers

London based, hours are negotiable. £22 per hour (plus £3 per hour holiday pay).

For many families, becoming involved with social care services is a difficult and distressing experience. You will work with families who are seeking help from children’s social care services; families who are subject to child protection procedures; and families whose children are in local authority care or placed for adoption.

The successful candidate will have in-depth knowledge of childcare law and practice and draw upon this expertise to provide telephone and written advice to mothers and fathers and to family members raising children who cannot live at home. You will be an experienced childcare lawyer, social worker or professional with related expertise in advising families.
All appointees will want to work with families, be sensitive to their needs and committed to the aims of Family Rights Group.


Job Description and Person Specification
Application form
Our equal opportunities statement
Equal opportunities monitoring form which must be completed and sent with the application pack

Applications should be sent to:
Louise Craggs-Tripp, Family Rights Group, The Print House, 18 Ashwin Street, London, E8 3DL or be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

We do not accept CVs. Please complete the application form, with as much information as possible.

We will contact shortlisted applicants within four weeks to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within that time, then unfortunately, your application has not been successful. If you wish to discuss the post, please contact Louise Craggs-Tripp on 020 7923 2628.

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