Specialism: Mental Health
Location: England: East Midlands, England: London, England: North East, England: South East, England: West Midlands
Highly experienced mental health and social work expert with 30 years of post-qualifying experience gained through the delivery of services and programmes across the NHS, local authority and charity sectors. Strategic advisor with influence at a national level. Previously worked as a Programme Director of a national fast-track mental health social work programme. Was appointed as a National Advisor to the Community Pathway Project overseen by the National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health. Has also represented BASW on the Health Education England Social Work Task and Finish group.
I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Complaints, Compliance, Government offices, Inspection, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Private/ independent sector, Quality assurance, Regulatory bodies, Review and evaluation, Strategy, Universities / learning & training bodies
BSc(Hons) CQSW MBA FHEA
Professional registrations: Health & Care Professions Council (England)
Expert influencing skills and ability to establish partnerships and networks. Skilled in co-production and participative engagement. Systemic practitioner and bigger picture thinker.