|Address||Guelph, ON N1K1E5
|Job Offered By||Individual|
|Company||Satori Homes: Therapeutic Foster Care|
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Have you ever considered being a foster parent, but can't commit full time? You can still help!
Consider being a part time or Respite Care Provider with Satori Homes.
Satori Homes is a private Foster Care Agency licensed by the Ministry of Children and Youth Services.
We are currently recruiting dedicated and compassionate people/families to join our team as Part Time/ Respite Therapeutic Foster Care Providers. Part Time/Respite Care Providers care for kids on a short term basis. Generally these young people are in the care of one of our full time care providers. Respite is used to provide opportunity for the young people to build relationships with more caring adults, and also to provide a short term break for full time Foster Parents.
You can decide how often you want to be available for Respite Care and how many young people you would like to care for.
Respite Care most often takes place on the weekends for 1 to 2 nights.
Why provide Respite Foster Care with Satori?
When you choose to join the Satori team, you can expect the following:
- To be recognized as a valuable, contributing member of the team.
- Premium level Tax Free remuneration for your services
- 24/7 On-call Support.
- Quality Pre-Service training by professionals and topic experts
- On-going opportunities for professional development.
- Monthly Resource mtgs with other Foster Care Providers.
- A Resource Supervisor assigned to offer support,
coaching and mentoring, and to provide assistance with
completing paperwork and keeping organized.
Satori Homes is committed to remaining a small agency that can be attentive and responsive to both the children and youth we serve AND to our part time and full time foster families.
Who can be a Part Time/Respite Foster Care Provider?
Respite Foster Care Providers come from many different backgrounds, with many varied life experiences. As long as you’re patient, creative, flexible and dedicated, you could be an excellent respite foster care provider. A great sense of humour helps too.
Respite Care Providers can be:
• Single individuals
• With or without children
• Empty nesters
• Home owners OR renters
• Any race or religion
• Less than perfect
To become a Respite Foster Care Provider with Satori Homes applicants are required to complete a standardized Home Study, submit paperwork that includes a Police Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening, Character References, permission to conduct a Child Welfare Records Check, and attend our Core Training Program. The process typically takes 8 to 12 weeks to complete.
Think you have what it takes to make a difference in a child’s life? Ready to learn more?
Send us an email email@example.com OR give us a call (519) 265-4630.
You can also check out our website at www.satorifoster.com