Specialism: Adult Services, Mental Health
Location: England: East, England: East Midlands, England: Isle of Wight, England: London, England: North East, England: North West, England: South East, England: South West, England: West Midlands, England: Yorkshire and the Humber
I have been working as an Independent social worker for the past 10 years and qualified for the past 26 years. I have established my own limited company and have been undertaking a range of contracted tasks for a number of different organisations. I am a qualified Best Interest Assessor. As part of this role I ensure that the Best Interest Assessors are up to date with current case law, specifically since the Supreme Court judgement, which gave clarity, to the definition of what is a deprivation of liberty and how the case law relates to the assessments which are carried out. I am also willing to undertake RPR role in Hertfordshire, Essex, Cambridge, Bedfordshire and North London
I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Practice assessment, Practice teaching, Strategy, Supervision, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
CQSW, MSc Gerontolgy, Best Interest Assessor.
Professional registrations: Health & Care Professions Council (England)