- Contract type
- 870 days ago
To care for children and young people in your own home. You must have a spare bedroom and lifestyle and abilities which enable you to care for vulnerable children on a full time basis.
Responsible for: providing a secure, stable and safe home for children and young people while their own family is unable to look after them. You will be expected to provide support, care, energy and space in your home i.e. a spare bedroom. Our client encourages a wide range of people to apply; whether you are single, married, in a partnership, already have children, rent or own your own home. We need to recruit a variety of foster carers, including a diverse range of ethnic and cultural backgrounds, to offer as much placement choice as possible to children and young people so that we cater to their needs. You must be over 21 years old and able to offer time, commitment and space to accommodate the children that will be placed in your care.
Qualities: A sense of humour, great listener, resilience and being grounded are just some of the qualities that we look for in our foster carers. You must also be willing to learn and take on board new ideas as well as work as part of a team
Qualifications: Previous experience with children and young people is helpful but our client will provide you full training and support.
Please click the "APPLY" button if you are interested in being a foster carer.
(Please note our client covers the whole of the Glasgow metropolitan area here are SOME of the areas: Glasgow, Renfrew, Ibrox, Lumloch, Rutherglen, Hillhead, Partick, Croftfoot, Hogganfield, Clydebank, Paisley, Millerston, Hogganfield, Coatbridge, Anniesland, Bellshill, Burnside, Gamkirk, Bishopbriggs, Govan, Whiteinch, Paisley, Erskine, Southbar, Motherwell, Nerston, East Kilbride, Waterside, Bearsden, Johnstone, Craigends, Hardgate, Mount Vernon, Giffnock, Newton Mearns, Burnside, Balloch, Hamilton)