Foster Carers

Looking for a new career in 2013?
Could fostering be your next challenge?

Foster Carers are Needed in Your Area
Right now, more foster carers are needed right across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire particularly in the areas of Mansfield, Chesterfield, Derby, Worksop, Buxton, Hucknall and surrounding areas to provide a safe, stable home for local vulnerable children and young people.

Foster Care Associates (FCA) offers:
* A professional, competitive fee
* Paid respite
* An enhanced package for specialist fostering placements
* 24/7 support 365 days a year
* A local team of social workers, therapists, education specialists and support workers
* Comprehensive, excellent quality training

You can foster if you're single, co-habiting or married whatever your sexual orientation and regardless of your cultural, religious or ethnic identity. What's really important is that you have the energy, enthusiasm and the willingness to make a full-time commitment to fostering.

We are also looking for experienced foster carers and people with experience from similar roles such as youth offending teams, probation services, youth workers, teaching, nursing etc. who have worked with children and young people with challenging behaviours and complex needs for our specialist placements.

If you feel you may have relevant, transferable skills and would like a challenging but rewarding career, then we want to hear from you.

Why foster with FCA?
We are an established, confident and thriving independent fostering agency, with 18 years' experience in caring for children and young people of all ages, Foster Care Associates (FCA) offers the No.1 support package in the fostering sector and has a proven track record of providing high quality local support to foster carers and the children and young people they look after through our 80 local offices in the UK. Your local FCA team is dedicated to providing you with all the training and support you need to succeed in your fostering career.

So if you have a spare bedroom and want to make a lasting difference to a child's life then please get in touch. Our dedicated fostering advisors are on hand to provide you with the information you need and answer any questions you might have to help you to decide whether fostering is right for you and your family.

Please contact us on our freephone number 0800 023 4561 (phones lines are open 9am-8pm Monday to Thursday and 9am-5pm Friday) or click on the apply button below.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Mansfield, Chesterfield, Derby, Worksop, Buxton, Hucknall

Salary : Professional, competitive fee

Date Advertised : 25 Jan 2013

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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