We currently have a vacancy for a fostering support worker in Staffordshire. We are looking for a dedicated and passionate person who is committed to making a positive difference to looked after children and young people.
Working for an outstanding IFA Opportunities to progress to social worker, therapist and beyond Opportunities for further training e.g. social work, therapy Non-corporate, family organisation Flexible working Outcomes based rather than time based
Supporting foster carers to achieve the best possible outcomes for children and young people Initial calls and visits with prospective foster carers 24/7 support for foster carers you support (weekend responsibilities shared with team) Working flexibly to achieve outcomes for children and young people Conducting training for foster carers
Person spec & requirements
Energetic, passionate and determined to succeed Ability to work flexibly Desire to be part of an IFA which is growing and developing Full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle for work purpose Candidates with experience in residential child care settings and frontline practice prefered Prior experience of working with vulnerable children and young people prefered
Salary: £19,430 - £24,964 depending on experience + mileage schemed, training and development opportunities.
If you would like to apply for this position please get in touch with us.