Christina has completed a Masters in Social Work and is a qualified social worker. She has also worked as a Team Leader and Senior Manager of two Children’s Homes that have both maintained an OFSTED rating of GOOD.
Within these roles, her duty was to provide comprehensive care for the young people within the home, in line with agreed care plans and company policies and procedures, as well as complying with all appropriate legislative and child protection requirements. She was responsible for developing and sustaining effective working relationships between workers and the local community, colleagues, and other agencies so to promote collaborative working. She ensured that all the staff received an effective induction, frequent supervisions, performance reviews and support to work effectively within their role.
Christina has worked with young people for six years; including semi-independent units and has supported the young people with practical skills, whilst equipping them with the knowledge to live successful and independent lives.
She has joined as the manager of our Redbridge- and Beckton units.