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6.1 Local Contacts

AMENDMENT

This chapter was updated in December 2018.


Contents

  1. Knowsley Children’s Services
  2. Adoption and Fostering Service
  3. Agency Decision Maker - Adoption
  4. Adoption Panel Appointments
  5. Agency Decision Maker - Fostering
  6. Head of Service - Children Looked After
  7. Head of Adoption and Fostering
  8. Principal Social Worker
  9. Head of Child Protection and Children in Need
  10. Quality Assurance Unit

Knowsley Children’s Services

Executive Director (Children)

Colette Dutton

Tel: 0151 443 3127
Email: Colette.dutton@knowsley.gov.uk
Adoption and Fostering Service

Adoption Manager

Wandzia Cody

Tel: 0151 443 3957
Email: Wandzia.Cody@knowsley.gov.uk

Fostering Manager

Karen Hourihan

Tel: 0151 443 4589
Email: Karen.Hourihan@knowsley.gov.uk

Agency Decision Maker - Adoption

Assistant Executive Director of Children’s Social Care

Peter Murphy

6th Floor,
Huyton Municipal Building,
Archway Road,
Liverpool,
L36 9YU

Tel: 0151 443 3024
Email: Peter.Murphy@knowsley.gov.uk

Adoption Panel Appointments

Assistant Executive Director of Children’s Social Care

Peter Murphy

6th Floor,
Huyton Municipal Building,
Archway Road,
Liverpool,
L36 9YU

Tel: 0151 443 3024
Email: Peter.Murphy@knowsley.gov.uk

Agency Decision Maker - Fostering

Assistant Executive Director of Children’s Social Care

Peter Murphy

6th Floor,
Huyton Municipal Building,
Archway Road,
Liverpool,
L36 9YU

Tel: 0151 443 3024
Email: Peter.Murphy@knowsley.gov.uk

Head of Service - Children Looked After

Ann Clarkson (Head of Children Looked After)

2nd Floor,
Nutgrove Villa,
Westmorland Road,
Huyton,
L36 6GA

Tel: 0151 443 3375
Email: ann.clarkson@knowsley.gov.uk

Team managers:

CLA Team 1 – Natalie Hadwin– 0151 443 4235
CLA Team 2 – Vacant – 0151 443 3163
YPT Manager – Virinder Crawford – 0151 443 4054
Children with Disabilities – Claire Cashmore – 0151 443 4273
Leaving Care Manager – Rachael Burke – 0151 443 4117

Ruth France (Head of Service for Children Looked after provision)

2nd Floor,
Nutgrove Villa,
Westmorland Road,
Huyton,
L36 6GA

Tel: 0151 443 2952
Email: ruth.france@knowsley.gov.uk

Team managers:

Fostering – Karen Hourihan 0151 443 4589
Adoption – Wandzia Cody 0151 443 3957
Residential – James De Turberville 0151 443 4955
Residential – Martin Swindell – 0151 443 3968
Principal Commissioner (ART) – Lisa Peltzer 0151 443 3157
Friends and Family and SGO – Jennifer Pybis – 0151 443 4988

Head of Adoption and Fostering

Ruth France (Head of Service for Children Looked after provision)

2nd Floor,
Nutgrove Villa,
Westmorland Road,
Huyton,
L36 6GA

Tel: 0151 443 2952
Email: ruth.france@knowsley.gov.uk

Team Managers:

Fostering – Karen Hourihan – 0151 443 4589
Adoption – Wandzia Cody – 0151 443 3957

Principal Social Worker

Tracey Overs

2nd Floor,
Nutgrove Villa,
Westmorland Road,
Huyton,
L36 6GA

Tel: 0151 443 4260
Email: Tracey.Overs@knowsley.gov.uk

Head of Child Protection and Children in Need

Sue Walker (Secondment)

2nd Floor,
Nutgrove Villa,
Westmorland Road,
Huyton,
L36 6GA

Tel: 0151 443 5099
Email: Sue.Walker@knowsley.gov.uk

Improvement Manager

Gill Grindley – 0151 443 3345

Team Managers:

CP1 – Selina Kent – 0151 443 3452
CP2 – Carla Jones – 0151 443 3450
CP3 – Lisa Riley – 0151 443 3374
CP4 – Karen Fearns – 0151 443 3451

Senior Family Support Workers

Edge of Care – Lisa Jones – 0151 443 4206
CLA – Julie Moss – 0151 443 5859
River Alt Resource Centre
102a Woolfall Heath Avenue
Huyton
L36 3YE

Quality Assurance Unit

Safeguarding and Quality Assurance Manager

Debbie Cashman 0151 443 4786

Conference and Review Managers

Holly Seeger  – 0151 443 5019
Wendy Simon – 0151 443 4329
Debra Shannon – 0151 443 3282
Lyndsey Heaton – 0151 443 3318
Kate Perry – 0151 443 4845
Joanne Sheridan – 0151 443 3288
Jacky Evans – 0151 443 3928

Quality Assurance & Audit Lead

Mark Simmons – 0151 443 3147

LADO

Jacky Evans – 0151 443 3928

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