Our fostering service aims to provide outstanding family based care for our Looked after Children.  

AdobeStock_276763597.jpegWe are seeking to recruit suitably qualified and experienced staff that can join our fostering team.

This team is responsible for the recruitment, assessment and training of foster carers. as well as supporting and supervising all approved foster carers. The team is also responsible for undertaking initial viability assessments (IVA’s) and the assessments of Family Friend Foster Carers and Special Guardianship Order (SGO) Carers.​

What does the job involve?

To deliver and provide social work services, at a level appropriate for a professionally qualified post, to young people and families to ensure the welfare of children and young people is safeguarded and they are protected in accordance with the legal and statutory obligations of North and West Northamptonshire Council's.


Please email us your CV, ensuring you include your telephone number and our recruitment team will contact you to discuss our vacancies.

Our Chief Executive also takes the time to speak with every individual who applies to come and work with us and we commit to application to offer within 10 working days. Interviews will be held with panel and will take place virtually if applicable.

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