Why Join Us

We are totally committed to providing a high standard of care for children, young people and excellent support to Foster Carers.

Our commitment to you includes: –

  • Highly skilled, friendly and approachable staff team.
  • Allocation of a key supervising social worker who will support you all the way and offer quality supervision.
  • Access to a social worker 24 hours a day – 365 days a year – so you are never on your own.
  • A responsive family support team which offers individual support to Foster Carers and individual time with children and young people.
  • A wide range of events and group activities for our looked after children, Foster Carers and birth children throughout the year.
  • Allocation of a foster carer mentor.
  • Access to a psychologist.
  • Training Department which is recognised as a National College for Education and Training. Training will be provided at every stage of your fostering career.
  • Training and support for ‘children who foster’.
  • Foster carer handbook which comprehensively covers policies, procedures and guidance, legal information and insurance details.
  • Excellent payment and rewards.
  • Respite payment/respite support for when you need some time off.
  • Membership to Fostering Network.
  • Expertise from across the Next Stage Group