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Transferring to foster with Bury

Are you an experienced foster carer?

Find out what Foster with Bury could offer you. 


If you can offer long term care we will offer you;


  • Telephone advice line
  • Regular supervision with an dedicated allocated supervising social worker
  • Good financial remuneration
  • Access to our multi-agency professional team
  • Extensive training package
  • Local placements
  • Help keep children local to the community
  • Free regular support groups and events
  • Children who foster support group also extended to grandchildren
  • Buddy scheme
  • Opportunities for growth

Transfer process

We are really keen to hear from experienced carers who may be interested in transferring to Bury Council. 


We are actively looking for carers who can offer long term placements to our children in Bury.


We aim to complete the transfer process for an approved carer with a neighbouring authority or independent agency within four months from the initial contact (subject to all satisfactory checks being completed).