Specialist profile

Mrs Kathy Allen
Contact details
Business name: Kathy Allen ISW
City: Nottinghamshire
County: Nottinghamshire
Postal Code: S80 4SY
Telephone: 07743044472
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: East, England: East Midlands, England: North East, England: North West, England: West Midlands, England: Yorkshire and the Humber

Highly competent and reliable ISW with 20 years experience in CP, LAC, Fostering, Hospitals etc. Assessments of children and their families in childcare proceedings; former Guardian with experience of providing good quality analytical, evidence based reports for Courts and Local Authorities. I undertake a range of public and private law assessments including PAMS assessments.

I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Expert witness, Family assessment, Government offices, Local authority departments, Private/ independent sector, Solicitors, Voluntary sector


Professional registrations: Social Work England
Extra skills:

Former Guardian
Risk assessments
Together and Apart Assessments
Parenting Assessments
PAMS assessments
Kinship Assessments
Meeting targets/deadlines
Use of tools/resources to inform assessments