Specialised Foster Care - WA

MacKillop Family Services is seeking specialised foster carers in Perth.

Young girl smiles as she's picked up by her foster carer. Specialised foster carers provide safe and supportive homes for childr

Want to make a real difference in the lives of young people?


MacKillop Family Services is seeking specialised foster carers to create a safe and nurturing home environments for young people in the Swan area of Perth.

Specialised foster carers live rent-free in a MacKillop owned house are considered integral members of MacKillop’s care team.

To be successful in this role you will need to have experience providing care within a therapeutic care environment.

The specialised foster care role attracts:

  • a payment of $2,200 a fortnight to cover the young people’s costs
  • free accommodation in a MacKillop owned home with all utilities paid for
  • full use of a serviced vehicle
  • two days of respite per fortnight

Specialised foster carers are also eligible to receive a carer payment from Centrelink.

If you have a passion for helping young people build brighter futures please contact Kylie Wallace on 0417 354 828 or kylie.wallace@mackillop.org.au.