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Supported Lodgings Provider

At 16-21 years old, most young people are not ready to go out into the world alone, without any support. Could you welcome a young person into your home and support them on a positive journey into adulthood and independence?

Supported Lodgings Provider

Contract: Full time

Pay/salary: £240.00 allowance per week, per young person whilst they stay with you

Home-based - Supported Lodgings Providers can be in employment 

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What being a Supported Lodgings Provider involves

  • Offering support, guidance and a room in your home to a young person in care aged 16+
  • Providing support with tasks such as learning to cook a meal, helping to manage their finances, plan for the future or use public transport

What you'll need to be a Supported Lodgings Provider

  • Carers can be in employment but would need to be generally available to the young person
  • A spare bedroom for sole use of the young person
  • A general understanding of (and potentially experience of dealing with) some of the needs and issues facing many young people
  • Patience and a commitment to provide a supportive, encouraging and safe environment

What we offer our Supported Lodgings Providers

  • £240.00 allowance per week, per young person whilst they stay with you
  • Access to a wealth of training and qualifications
  • Ongoing, regular support from our team

 

Want to find out more?

We'd love to hear from you. 

Tell me more about supported lodgings

All fields are mandatory unless stated otherwise.

1. By phone

Call us on 0116 305 0505

Lines are open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm

Or text FOSTER to 82222

2. Using our secure fostering enquiry form

Please give us the details below and we'll be in touch.

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