Freelance work for practitioners


Full adult social care service


focus Independent Professionals

fIP is a unique concept, focus has developed its own adult social work recruitment organisation to meet current needs and the significant increase in assessment and review capacity required under the new Care Act 2014.

fIP can provide highly trained and experienced staff to work within Local Authorities or to work under focus’ management on specified contracts, e.g. undertaking all adult social care and financial assessments and reviews.

All staff receive:

  • Supervision and quality checks on their work
  • Full training & Continuous Professional Development
  • The College of Social Work (TCSW) membership
  • Access to Professional Practice & Governance Committee

For more information please contact the lead
Nicki Mekkaoui on 0300 330 2835

focus can provide a fully managed adult social care service for local authorities, or a range of independent social work services, including:

• Consultancy
• Assessment & Review
• Financial Assessment & Review
• Appointeeship & Deputyship
• Mental Capacity & Best Interest Assessment

• Independent Social Worker Service
• Advocacy
• Personal & Health Budget Management & Administration
• Carers Assessment & Advice