Specialist profile

Mrs Sandra Copeland
Contact details
Business name: Better Futures Partners Ltd
Limited company registered in: England and Wales
Company's registered number:


Address: 15 Sheldon Close
City: London
Postal Code: SE12 8UP
Telephone: 07939028552
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families, Criminal Justice
Location: England: London, England: South East

30 yrs exp in a range of setting working with children and families with multiple and complex needs - included both Youth Justice and welfare in residential and local government social services departments. Managed a secure unit for young males - responsibility for strategic and operational practice and service delivery of a staff team of 18. led on the development of a number of successful family focused services within local authority including being a founding member of the Family Intervention Project under the 'Trouble Families Agenda' back in 2004. Wide experience in providing external supervision and training to residential social work teams in UK and Southern Ireland.

I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Family assessment, Inspection, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, Supervision, Training and tutoring

HND Social Work: HND in Higher Education 2000 -2002: PQSW PQ1 Kingston University 2004; Executive Diploma in Management L7

Professional registrations: Social Work England
Extra skills:

Trained in Parenting work - trained in SFSC, Triple P and Care for the Family Parent Facilitator. Gangs work and ASB. Experienced in team building, staff training and managerial supervision.