- Contract type
- 547 days ago
Fostering is not easy and can often be very challenging, however it can also enable you to make a huge difference to children's lives and can be a very rewarding experience.
Whether you need to work from home due to personal commitments or are just looking for a change in your career, fostering can provide you with an opportunity to undertake a role which offers you financial benefit and most often a sense of personal accomplishment.
Do you have the skills and qualities needed to be a foster carer? If you have:
* A spare room in your home
* A positive outlook
* Have flexible working hours or are available full time
* Have a strong desire to help vulnerable children and young people achieve positive outcomes
* Live in Hampshire; then SWIIS Foster Care would like to hear from you.
Great foster carers transform the lives of the children in their care. You don't need to be married or have a big house. You'll need optimism, a sense of humour, plenty of energy, listening skills and a welcoming home, but foster carers come from all walks of life.
*Full on-going training
*Health and education professional support
*Comprehensive round-the-clock placement support
*Expert assistance with challenging behaviour
*Long-term, short-term, respite, & emergency placements
SWIIS Foster Care is urgently seeking to recruit new foster carers in Hampshire.
If you want to find out if fostering is for you, get in touch today - it could be the most rewarding decision you ever make!
SWIIS Foster Care is a renowned National Foster Care organisation that was founded in 2000 and has grown over that time to become the 4th largest Independent Fostering Agency, caring for nearly 700 looked after children and young people.
Our ethos is of providing the finest care possible and creating achievable outcomes for our looked after children nationally. This is evidenced through SWIIS Foster Care offices regularly being awarded 'Ofsted Outstanding’ and further hold one of the highest retention rates for Foster Carers in the country.
SWIIS is an equal opportunities employer. SWIIS Foster Care is committed to safeguarding children and young people and vulnerable adults. Post holders are subject to a satisfactory disclosure from the Disclosure Baring Service.