Specialist profile

Ms Joy Watterson
Contact details
City: Bristol
Telephone: +447739837626
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: South West

Experienced Children & Families Social Worker & Manager with expertise in supervision and assessment/analysis of risk.Since qualifying in 2005 I worked predominantly as a social worker and manager in safeguarding roles covering CIN, child protection, care proceedings and children looked after. More latterly I managed an independent fostering service as a Registered Manager. I am experienced in developing and delivering training for Social Workers and Fostering Panels.I provide: Child & family/parenting assessments, Section 7&37 reports, Supervision & consultation, Viability/connected care, Form F, Professional investigations & foster carer reviews, Social Worker & Panel training.

I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Complaints, Compliance, Court assessments, Family assessment, Private/ independent sector, Quality assurance, Supervision, Training and tutoring

BA (hons) Social Work

Professional registrations: Social Work England
Extra skills:

Safeguarding assessment & analysis, Training, Supervision, Fostering service development; compliance and inspection preparationChildren's participation in fostering services