Foster Carers - West Midlands

Active Care Solutions
20 Mar 2017
07 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Job Description

Active Care Solutions are a faith based agency working in the Midlands and the Northwest and we need more Foster Carers!

Our goal is simple - to give every child we care for the best start in life by placing them with foster carers who can provide a caring home, as well as meeting their individual cultural and religious needs.

We believe every child deserves to grow up in a loving, nurturing family home - somewhere they can feel valued and have their own identity.

That's why we're the only independent fostering agency providing bespoke cultural and faith-based foster placements.

As a foster carer, you will receive:

  • Full training and support

  • Paid planned breaks and competitive fostering allowances from GBP315 to GBP550 per week (As a Foster Carer you will be classed as self-employed.

  • Depending on placement / level of responsibility

  • To be part of an agency who will support you every step of the way

Due a huge shortage in the UK, we are looking for Foster Carers across the Midlands and Northwest.

Have you thought about becoming a Foster Carer?

Could you provide a stable, loving home to a child or young person in need?

Becoming a Foster Carer / Parent, is a challenging yet hugely rewarding role.
Foster Carers come from all kinds of backgrounds. As long as you have a passion for making a difference and doing something life changing, it wouldn't matter if you are married, single or living with a partner. In the end, it all comes down to bringing a little light back into the lives of these children. We need Foster Carers that can put children's needs first and offer a secure and stable home.

As a Foster Carer / Parent you will need to possess the following:

  • A spare bedroom in your home

  • The ability to see the best in a child or young person despite any challenging behaviours

  • A resilient yet caring personality, and a sense of humour!

  • The ability to care for a child full time (some part time opportunities are available too)

  • Willingness to attend free training

As a Foster Carer / Parent you will expect our carers to provide our children and young people with the following:

  • A comfortable, safe place to live

  • Emotional support and guidance

  • A positive environment in which to grow

  • Liaison with birth parents, social workers and other professionals

Foster Carers are valued for their skills and contribution and are rewarded with continuous training and development, around the clock support and competitive fostering allowances.

Active Care Solutions put children's needs first, and by tackling issues such as child neglect and abuse, they work to ensure no child in care slips through the net and goes on to lead a fulfilling, happy life.

Please click to enquire about becoming a Foster Carer and a member of our team will contact you to answer any questions you may have.

We look forward to hearing from you!