Specialism: Adult Services, Mental Health, Criminal Justice
Location: England: London
I have over 20 years of experience in the social work, residential and private sector. I have worked as a Probation Officer, Home manager, Safeguarding manager working in a multi-disciplinary team for client with Learning Disability, managing safeguarding and emergency response.
I have experience working with Families, Providers, Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Health Care Commission, Community GP, Hospital Doctor's and Associated Professionals, to meet the needs of clients who have complex medical / social / psychological / residence and physical needs:
I have a good understanding of Learning disability and mental capacity.
I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Complaints, Compliance, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Expert witness, Government offices, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Post placement contract, Practice assessment, Practice teaching, Private/ independent sector, Quality assurance, Regulatory bodies, Review and evaluation, Solicitors, Supervision, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
SEN, CQSW Dip, BIA, Practice Teacher
Professional registrations: Social Work England