Our congratulations to Kate Linhart, previously Consultant Social Worker at HPFT who has been appointed as the new Head of Social Work and Safeguarding.
Kate will take the lead in ensuring HPFT delivers excellent social care and social inclusion outcome for our service users and carers. Her role includes developing, monitoring and sharing good professional practice to safeguard adults and children. She will also be responsible for providing advice, expertise and training on both key social care and safeguarding responsibilities and supporting operational staff to undertake enquiries and investigations as appropriate, including access to legal advice when necessary.
We wish Kate every success in her new role.
You can follow her on Twitter @KateLinhart