Specialism: Adult Services, Children and families, Criminal Justice
Location: England: East, England: East Midlands, England: London, England: North East, England: North West, England: South East, England: South West, England: West Midlands, England: Yorkshire and the Humber
I have 20+ years experience working with children and families through fostering, YOS and LAC teams. I have experience of direct with 16 + team and Pathway Plans,managing risks, self harm CSE and MISPA.
I have completed FORM F assessments, Viability, SGO and kinship assessments; training supervising and reviewing carers.
I am a trained PAMs parenting assessor.
I have worked with unaccompanied asylum seekers.
I have experience relating to adults and children with learning difficulties and the needs of their carers.
I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Compliance, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Family assessment, Government offices, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Placements, Post placement contract, Private/ independent sector, Regulatory bodies, Research, Review and evaluation, Solicitors, Supervision, Therapeutic work, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
BA Hons degree in social work
Professional registrations: Social Work England
Good communication, organisational, assessment, people skills, member of National Association of Therapeutic Parenting and passionate about improving outcomes for young people