Horizons is looking for
in the Te Tai Tokerau / Northland area
This role is a critical part of our therapeutic programme to bring about change in a young person's life. We provide you with extensive support to implement the programme with a challenging young person, while they live in your own home for up to a year.
This role would be ideal for you if you:
Have experience in caring for young people through being a parent, grandparent or working with youth
Are passionate about making a difference in the lives of young people
Have no young children living at home
Have a spare bedroom
As a Foster Carer for Youth Horizons, you will receive:
Comprehensive training, cultural support, clinical support, days off and holiday breaks, and very competitive pay
Youth Horizons is a specialised non-profit organisation providing therapeutic services for young people who have complex behaviour and/or mental health needs. Our innovative approach combines evidence-based models of practice along with a focus on our core values of Manaakitanga, Wairuatanga, Aroha and Whanaungatanga. Our national office is in Auckland and we have over 250 staff and caregivers supporting young people and their families and whanau across Northland, greater Auckland, Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Hawkes Bay, Lower North Island and Lower South Island.
To find out more about Youth Horizons, visit:
Contact: Rose Robbins - Phone 029-556-9284
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa