|Position:||BA Residential Child Care Course Leader and Lecturer in Social Work|
Sharon qualified as a Social Worker in 1982 and joined Robert Gordon University in 2009. Sharon is Course Leader for the BA Residential Child Care a distance learning course for those working in the sector. She has worked in both the statutory and voluntary sectors in a variety of roles spanning from practitioner to senior manager. The emphasis of her work has been either residential child care or working in services that support those who are at risk of or have a history of being accommodated and carry the ensuing vulnerabilities.
Sharon has extensive experience of facilitating learning and development across formal and informal child care practice roles and has herself sought to maintain her own learning and development including achieving her MSc in Advanced Residential Child Care Studies and presenting at national and international conferences.
- BA(Hons) Social Work
- MSc Social Work
- BA Residential Child Care