Specialism: Adult Services, Mental Health
Location: England: North East
I am an experienced Independent social worker and now offer an Independent Best Interest Assessor and Practice Teacher services. I have over 18 years' experience as a front line practitioner, across adult services including learning disabilities/autism. I have extensive experience of carrying out assessments and reviews and completing detailed reports. I have strong decision making, communication and planning skills. I am registered with HCPC and have a current enhanced DBS. I have professional and public liability insurance to undertake Best Interest Assessments and Practice Educator work.
I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Government offices, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Post placement contract, Practice assessment, Practice teaching, Private/ independent sector, Regulatory bodies, Review and evaluation, Solicitors, Supervision, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
BA (hons) Social Work, Advanced Social Work
Professional registrations: Health & Care Professions Council (England)
BIA, Practice Educator, advanced social work practitioner, PTTLS