Specialist profile

Mrs Michelle Strain
Contact details
Business name: MStrain Consultancy
Address: 4 Broomhall Park
City: Edinburgh
Postal Code: EH12 7PU
Telephone: 07854312474
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families
Location: 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
Profile:

I have worked in Social Work for approx. 25 years, 19 as a qualified worker. Whilst I have worked in early years and mental health, I have specialised in fostering for the last 15 years. My experience ranges from assessment, support and training to service development/growth, service improvement, service management, and fostering panel advisor. I have latterly focused on Quality Assurance, writing and reviewing policy and procedure, creating quality assurance frameworks, panel development, inspection preparation and managing complaints / appeals. I am an experience fostering and adoption panel chair and have served as an agency decision maker.

Qualifications:

BASW, DipSW, PG Cert CP

Professional registrations: Scottish Social Services Council