Specialist profile

Dr Andrew Quin
Contact details
Business name: Andy Quin Consulting Ltd
Limited company registered in: England and Wales
Company's registered number:


Address: 59 Codenham Green
City: Basildon
Postal Code: SS16 5DS
Telephone: 07982231508
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: East, England: London, England: South East

Qualifying in 1981, I worked within local authority children's social care as a practitioner, and manager until 2007. I have worked independently since then on interim assignments and consultancy with different local authorities: including CAMHS service management, Adoption Panel chairing, coaching, research and audit work. My doctorate focused on success and collaboration in safeguarding children. I also tutor social work students, publish and act as a journal reviewer.

I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Complaints, Compliance, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Practice assessment, Private/ independent sector, Quality assurance, Research, Review and evaluation, Strategy, Supervision, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector

PhD, M.Sc. Social Policy and Social Work, BA Social Sciences, CQSW, Diploma in Management Studies

Professional registrations: Social Work England
Extra skills:

Auditing, research, placement tutoring, teaching, evaluation and improvement work