If you are looking for a new and exciting career as a foster carer, these are the ‘Top Ten’ qualities you need to have:

  1. Flexible
  2. Patient
  3. Kind
  4. Consistent
  5. Trustworthy
  6. Honest
  7. Good listener
  8. Understanding
  9. Available
  10. Sense of humour


Want to know more? Come along to an information event – Our next one is at Costa Coffee in Yeovil on 20 April.


Phone 0800 587 9900, ‘like’ the Fostering in Somerset Facebook page or follow @fostersomerset on Twitter.