Foster Carer job in North East (County Durham, Teesside, Northumberland, Tyneside, Wearside) & North Yorkshire

Foster Carer

  • Employer - First for Fostering
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Private
  • Department - Fostering
  • Location: - North East (County Durham, Teesside, Northumberland, Tyneside, Wearside) & North Yorkshire
  • Salary - £380 - £625 per week for each child placed (depending on the type of fostering and the age/needs of the child)
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time
  • Closing date - Saturday, 09 September 2023

Job Description

Are you looking for a change of career? Want to work from home? Do you want to do something that makes a real difference?

We are recruiting local foster carers who can make a real difference to the lives of children and young people. We are a small, friendly and local fostering agency based in Darlington and covering the North East.

You must be over 21 years of age, have a spare bedroom and have the commitment and passion it takes to nurture and support vulnerable children and young people.

We know that being a foster carer is incredibly rewarding but when there are challenges you need to know you are fully supported, that’s why we offer a great package of support for you and your family.

We offer:

·         A dedicated social worker who will work with you from your first enquiry to welcoming your first child.

·         Generous fees and allowances which reflect the time and commitment needed to foster

·         Therapeutic training opportunities to equip you and enhance your knowledge and understanding

·         Peer support groups where you can meet other foster carers

·         Support for your whole family, including your own children

Visit our website for more information on fostering and what we offer

Contact information

Take the first step today on your fostering journey!

If you would like to know more about fostering, get in touch today. One of our dedicated friendly team will be able to help you.

Call us on: 01325 978040

Email us at:

Register your interest at:

We look forward to hearing from you.

How to apply

Please see the contact information section above for details about how to apply for this job.

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