Our supervision course now runs as four online half-day sessions or can be delivered in two days at your venue. It aims to equip supervisors with the skills and confidence to support and challenge workers to better understand risk and the quality of work being undertaken with children and families.
- understand the principles behind supervision models
- recognise and apply reflective supervision
- undertake dynamic risk assessment during supervision
- Create clear, focused and reviewable plans and actions
It was a great 2 days not only with the training but it also help me understand where the senior team are which was an unexpected positive.
Ruby Parry is a registered social worker who started her career in children’s residential care, and has subsequently spent over 40 years working in the social care profession, 30 of those in the public sector. Ruby has worked in most roles in social work including 8 years as Assistant Director of Children’s Services in 2 local authorities, before moving to the private sector in 2010.
As a social care consultant Ruby has designed and delivered safeguarding training to Ofsted, carried out a range of safeguarding and other Reviews, and in 2016 became Interim Director of Children’s services then Director of Communities for the States of Guernsey. Health and Social Care committee. She currently provides ongoing mentoring to the Head of Service there and is the Agency Decision Maker for their Permanence Panel. Ruby has worked in residential care with children with challenging behaviour, and has designed and transformed residential services at a strategic level. She has also worked with and supervised staff with challenging behaviour and uses this wealth of experience to inform her training and coaching work…..with humour, humility, and a touch of hard earned wisdom!