Specialism: Adult Services, Children and families, Mental Health, Criminal Justice
Location: Cymru: East, Cymru: Mid, Cymru: North, Cymru: South, Cymru: West, 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, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey, Northern Ireland, Scotland: Borders, Scotland: Central, Scotland: Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland: Fife, Scotland: Grampian, Scotland: Highlands, Scotland: Lothian, Scotland: Orkney, Scotland: Shetland, Scotland: Strathclyde, Scotland: Tayside, Scotland: Western Isles
Alex has worked with Children, Families & Adults, both able bodied & disabled since 1985. Alex has worked in Child & Family, Leaving Care, Family Placement, Fostering & Adoption, & Disabled Children teams.
Alex is a qualified & registered Social Worker in Wales with a current DBS & has Public Sector & Third Sector management experience, particularly within an operational context.
Alex also works as a trainer and consultant across the UK & Worldwide (for which he does not require separate Social Work registrations in those countries).
Alex is an Honorary Lecturer with Swansea University & has taught on Social Work courses since 1998 at under-graduate & post-graduate levele.
I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Complaints, Government offices, Inter-agency working, Private/ independent sector, Research, Review and evaluation, Solicitors, Supervision, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
Post Grad. DipSW + MSc. Applied Social Studies
Professional registrations: Social Care Wales, No registration required
Supervision Skills, Performance Management, Mentoring & Coaching Skills, Leadership Development, Foster Carer development.