Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Independent Fostering Agency
  • Year established:
    1994
  • UK locations:
    National

About Foster Care Associates Group of Companies


What is it like to work for Foster Care Associates Group of Companies

My Manager
My Manager
FCA offers secondment opportunities to other areas of the business for learning and development experiences. They also offer buddying and mentoring programmes by experienced managers to support others. Promotion is often from within and vacancies are advertised internally.
My Team
My Team
Foster Care Associates have team away days together with team building and team meetings to enhance communication channels. The Vision and Values of the company encompass the importance of working as one team.
My Company
My Company
Celebrating success forms part of the company's values and staff are rewarded for outstanding achievements through honorariums, internal promotions, long service awards and celebrating success stories using the intranet and local FCA news-letters. In addition FCA is currently running a company wide 'Employee of the Year' award and 'Accolade' award.

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Benefits:

  • Women
    Women

    At least 33% of senior managers are women

  • Shares
    Shares

    Companies where employees are offered share options

  • Holidays
    Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave

  • Gym
    Gym

    On-site gym or subsidised gym memberships

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    10% of staff undertake charitable activities during business hours

  • Childcare
    Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

  • Pensions
    Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary or non-contributory pension scheme

  • Maternity
    Maternity

    At least 10 weeks' leave on full pay

  • Health Insurance
    Health Insurance

    Full family cover

Company Statistics

  • Annual Sales:

    £109,499,229

  • Staff Turnover:

    12%

  • Male : Female:

    20% / 80%

  • Male to Female ratio:

    20% / 80%

  • Earning £35,000+:

    21%

  • Average Age:

    43

  • UK sites:

    84

  • Staff:

    847

  • Graduate Vacancy Locations:

    Social Work

  • Provides work experience?:

    Yes

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