Specialism: Children and families, Other
Location: Cymru: East, Cymru: Mid, Cymru: North, Cymru: South, Cymru: West
I am a social worker and the director and manager of an adoption support agency which is registered with Care Inspectorate Wales. The adoption support agency provides a search and intermediary service to adopted adults and birth relatives to be reunited. I have experience of working as a social worker within children’s assessment team and regional adoption team. I have managerial experience as I have worked as Senior Social Work Practitioner within IFST. This role involved supervising the Edge of Care Team. I have worked in an organisation which supported victims of domestic violence and agencies within the private sector for adults with learning difficulties and mental health issues.
I work with: Advocacy, Complaints, Compliance, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Family assessment, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Placements, Post placement contract, Private/ independent sector, Quality assurance, Research, Review and evaluation, Solicitors, Strategy, Supervision, Therapeutic work, Voluntary sector
BA (Hons) Social Work
Professional registrations: Social Care Wales
I can communicate and write through the medium of English or Welsh. I have excellent communication skills. I have experience of undertaking assessments, therapeutic work and research.