"To provide the highest standard of family based care for vulnerable children and young people, which will secure their immediate safety and welfare and provide an environment, which will allow them the opportunity to develop as individuals to reach their full potential and prepare them for successful adult lives."
A mission statement may be easy to write, but achieving it is a different matter. This is why we have a number of clear commitments to help us meet our overall objective.
We will always ensure that we take time to reflect on our successes and our failures to ensure that we can learn all necessary lessons and implement our change agenda in a timely, considered and effective manner.
We will always be ambitious for the children and young people in our care ensuring that they will always be encouraged and supported to develop to their maximum potential.
We value all those with whom we enter into a relationship - children, customers, carers and staff. We will always respect the origins of the young people who are looked after by our carers.
We behave in a manner that embodies the highest standards of probity and professionalism.
We will not accept discrimination in relation to any group or individual for whatever reason and will actively seek to undertake all of our activities in an inclusive manner
We will recognise the emotionally charged atmosphere within which we operate and we will always show an appropriate level of empathy and sensitivity in all our activity.
As a company and as a group of professional colleagues, we will always endeavour to act in a manner which means that we can be proud of what we are, the company we represent and the things we collectively achieve
We will always endeavour to value diversity and recognise the benefits it brings
We will endeavour to work in genuine co-operation with all interested parties to the benefit of those young people for whom we all share responsibility.
We will carry on all our relationships and dealings in a truthful and open manner which represents and promotes our value base.
Meet The Team
Between us, we have over 70 years' of experience in fostering, and the qualities and value-driven approach needed
If you're interested in working for Foster Care Values team, please take a look at our values and mission statement above, and then get in touch.