The foster carer looks after children or young people who are unable to live in their own family home and provides them with practical and emotional support in a safe and secure environment.
Current qualification accepted
Recommended for practice:
City and Guilds Level 2 Health and Social Care: Core
City and Guilds Level 3 Health and Social Care: Practice (Children and Young People)
Or the following qualification
Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Children and Young People) Wales and Northern Ireland