Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: London, England: South East
I am currently working with a number of Local Authorities undertaking the role of Investigating Officer in Stage Two complaint investigations. I also sit on Stage 3 Panels and carry out case reviews. I carry out the role of Independent Reviewing Officer for local authorities and independent fostering agencies and also undertake Form F assessments. I am commissioned by local authorities and Solicitors to undertake assessments to assist with decision making in both private and public law proceedings; these include PAMS assessments, parenting assessments, viability assessments and risk assessments. I undertake assessments related to human rights issues and in relation to special education.
I work with: Advocacy, Complaints, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Expert witness, Family assessment, Inspection, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, Practice teaching, Private/ independent sector, Quality assurance, Review and evaluation, Solicitors, Training and tutoring
DipSW and BA (Hons)
Professional registrations: Social Work England
Assessment, decision-making, investigation, advocacy