Could you Foster? Foster Carers Needed in Cumbria
Could fostering be your next challenge?
Right now, more foster carers are needed right across Cumbria, particularly in the areas of Ambleside, Barrow-in-furness, Cockermouth, Kendal, Keswick, Penrith and Bowness-on-Windermere to provide a safe, stable home for vulnerable children and young people in your area.
Fostering takes energy, enthusiasm and the willingness to make a full-time commitment to fostering. If you feel you may have relevant, transferable skills then we want to hear from you.
We are also looking for people with experience from similar roles such as youth offending teams, probation services, youth workers, teachers, current foster carers etc. who have worked with children and young people with challenging behaviours and complex needs.
A competitive and professional fee
An enhanced package for intensive 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
Why foster with FCA?
With over 15 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. We provide local support to our foster carers through our 80 local offices in the UK and your local FCA team is dedicated to providing you with all the training and support you need to succeed in your fostering career.
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 answer any questions you might have and help you to decide whether fostering is right for you and your family.
We are holding three fostering information days in your area so please drop in for an informal chat
Wednesday 16th May drop in between 3pm-7pm at our FCA Office, 61 Haws Hill, Carnforth, Lancashire LA5 9DD
Wednesday 23rd May drop in between 12pm-2pm at the Outside Inn, Whitehills Business Park, Hallam Way, Blackpool, FY4 5NZ
Thursday 24between 12pm-5pm at our th May FCA Office, Unit 5A/5B, Redhills Business Park, Redhills, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 0DT.
Alternatively you can click on the apply button below.