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Specialist Foster Care Roles

Every carer who looks after a child in care is special, however our Specialist Carers provide an extra level of care to some of our most complex and traumatised young people.

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We’re looking for Specialist Foster Carers, with the right experience, qualifications and relevant skills to offer dedicated care to a child or young person in care with SEND or complex behavioural or emotional needs in their own home.

Make a difference to a young person's life and be part of a professional team in a full-time, well-paid role.

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Find out more about our specific roles:

Pathway Foster Carer

Contract: Full-time                          

Pay/Salary: £29,276 - £36,764 whilst a young person stays with you

Home-based

One2One Foster Carer

Contract: Full-time                          

Pay/Salary: Earn from £35,360 plus allowances per annum with paid leave, even if you don't have a placement

Home-based

Parent and child

Allowances: £660 per week (tax-free) whilst a young person and their child stays with you

Home-based

One2One EBD carer

Contract: Full-time

Pay/Salary: £35,360 + allowances, even if you don't have a placement

Home-based

If you'd like to know more, give our friendly team a call on 0116 305 05 05 or email fostering@leics.gov.uk