Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: East, England: East Midlands, England: London, England: North East, England: North West, England: South East, England: South West, England: Yorkshire and the Humber
I am able to deliver leadership, direction and management; substantial experience in the arena of social care which includes all elements of operational and strategic management including Quality Assurance. 19 years of operational fieldwork experience of which 15 years is in direct work with children and families and four in project management specifically in relation to implementation of the Integrated Children's systems, e-CAF and ContactPoint. The fieldwork element of the experience includes 11 years of management experience across the range of operational fieldwork teams; this includes, referral and assessment, children in need.
I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Complaints, Compliance, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Expert witness, Family assessment, Inspection, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, Practice teaching, Private/ independent sector, Quality assurance, Research, Review and evaluation, Solicitors, Strategy, Supervision, Training and tutoring
CQSW and Prince 2 trained
Professional registrations: Health & Care Professions Council (England)
Addtional language skills in Punjabi and Urdu also undertake overseas assessments