Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: London
I am an experienced frontline Social Work practitioner with over 10 years’ experience in Child Protection and assessment, and over 4 years management experience. I have years of experience completing Child and Family Assessments, Parenting assessments, Connected Persons assessments, Viability Assessments and Special Guardian Assessments. I hold a vast amount of experience of writing court reports for Local Authorities and CAFCASS.I also have experience placing Children and Young people in Fostering placements, attending panels and supporting young people and families through adoption/ post adoption support.
I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Complaints, Compliance, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Expert witness, Family assessment, Government offices, Inspection, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Placements, Post placement contract, Practice assessment, Practice teaching, Private/ independent sector, Quality assurance, Regulatory bodies, Research, Review and evaluation, Solicitors, Strategy, Supervision, Therapeutic work, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
BA Hon Social Work degree
Professional registrations: Health & Care Professions Council (England)
In addition to this I am an accredited Family Group Conference Coordinator and have experience advocating on behalf of Children and Adults in a variety of different settings.