Do you have what it takes to foster?
You could foster! We are always looking for amazing people who can help children and make a positive difference to their lives.
We are a family owned and run agency and are focused on achieving the best possible outcomes for the children in our care.
We need caring, determined and resilient people from all walks of life to start their amazing journey of becoming foster carers looking after children aged 0 - 18.
We will provide you with:
Full training as part of your assessment - no previous experience necessary
Ongoing annual training as long as you are a carer with us
24/7 support from your local social worker who will be with you every step of the way
Career progression opportunities for the whole time you are with us
Financial allowances of £350 to £600 per child per week*
Have at least one spare bedroom
Be age 21+
Have a desire to help a child, whatever their background
Have a full UK driving license and access to a vehicle (desired but not always essential)
Parallel Parents are a family run fostering agency who are rated OUTSTANDING, Ofsted’s highest rating. We pride ourselves on providing excellent 24/7 support to our foster carers and inspiring and supporting our carers to get the best outcomes for the children.
*Allowances are normally tax free and not affected by any benefits already received. These start at £350 per child per week and increase with your level of experience as a carer and may also increase depending on the needs of the young person in your care.
Contact us now to find out if you can foster!