Lecturer in Social Work and Admissions Tutor
Teaching and supervision
As well as fulfilling my role as Admissions Tutor for both the BA and MA Social Work courses, I also teach on both. I am Module Leader for Level 4 Skills for Practice and Theory and Practice on the BA course and teach across Level 4, 5 and 6.
I also teach MA students in my area of expertise. I am personal tutor for some Level 4, 5 and 6 students as well as supporting others while they are out on placements.
Research interests for potential research students
- Safeguarding adults - particularly self neglect, hoarding, mental capacity, deprivation of liberty safeguards
- Safeguarding children
- Whole family approach
- Social work law
- Social inclusion
- Safeguarding adults
- Self neglect
- Sexual exploitation
- Modern Day Slavery
- Domestic abuse
- Mental capacity
- Deprivation of liberty safeguards (Best Interest Assessor)
I also volunteer with North East Homeless (NEH) registered charity who provide food, clothing, outreach support and advice to not only those who are homeless but also those who are living in poverty in and around the North East.