Department:School of Education & Social Care
Areas of Expertise: Social Work and Social Policy
Social work practice learning in statutory and PVI sector settings.
Andy was a secondary school teacher for three years, Specialist Social Worker with disabled children and young people for 19 years including six years managing respite foster care service. He was National Chair of Shared Care Network (professional association) for two years. Social Work Practice Educator.
Sure Start Coordinator/Children’s Centre Network Manager for 11 years and member of DfE Children’s Centre Leaders National Reference Group for three years.
Presentation about safeguarding practice in early years services at National Children’s Centre Conference in London 2011.