Specialist profile

Ms Sian Smith
Contact details
Business name: Independent Social Work Supervision
Address: May Cottage
Shorncote
City: Cirencester
County: Gloucestershire
Postal Code: GL7 6DE
Telephone: 07422651959
Professional information
Location: England: South West
Profile:

Supporting Social Workers
*supervision to meet your needs
*create space to reflect on your practice
*develop your knowledge and skills
*manage the stresses and demands of your work

Supporting Employers
*excellent reflective supervision when management resources are stretched
*improve practice in strengths and relationship based practice
*support and develop staff who are struggling.

I've been in Social Work for 25 years, in practice, training, practice education and ASYE. I am enthusiastic about this profession and excited by the warm and vital connections we can make with families and vulnerable people.

I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Practice assessment, Practice teaching, Private/ independent sector, Supervision, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
Qualifications:

MSW, BIA, PEPS 2

Professional registrations: Social Work England
Extra skills:

Emotional support, mindfulness and resilience,
Facilitating reflection and conscious reflective practice
Supporting professional development at all levels
3 conversations, Signs of Safety