SPECIALIST FOSTER CARER

SPECIALIST FOSTER CARER - Full time carer role

490/wk plus child allowance when a child is placed

Wokingham Borough Council is recruiting Specialist Foster Carers to provide full-time support to children and young people with complicated care needs.

The Foster Carers we are looking for will be able to provide full-time care for the young person, usually have previous experience of caring for children and young people with additional needs, have no children under the age of 16 in the household, have a separate room for the young person and be aged over 25.

In return the Council offers:
- 24 hour support, 7 days a week
- One to one support from a social worker
- An excellent training programme
- A fee of 490 per week regardless of whether a young person is placed
- Additional allowances when a child is placed to cover the expenses of caring for a young person

Please note, although you will not be an employee of Wokingham Borough Council you will be working in partnership with the Council.

For further information please email or call 0118 974 6204.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Wokingham

Salary : 490 pr wk

Date Advertised : 01 May 2014


Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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