Joe Blake, Chair of the NISCC Professional in Practice Partnership welcomed the successful candidates, their families, junior guests and colleagues to the Dunadry Hotel to celebrate their awards success.
Consolidation Award Specialist Award Leadership & Strategic Award
Social workers Niall Ferguson Belfast Health and Social Care Trust, Joanne Murphy from Education Welfare and Andrew Jamison from Northern Health and Social Care Trust each shared their personal experience of their journey to achieving their Professional in Practice Award. Niall works in Mental Health and he received his Consolidation Award through the IPD pathway. Joanne works in Education Welfare and she received her Specialist Award through the Practice Teaching pathway. Andrew is a Residential Home Manager and received his Leadership and Strategic Award through the combined pathway. He is also a NISCC Social Work Ambassador, promoting social work to students and those interested in a social work career.
Marian O'Rourke, Head of NISCC Workforce Development NISCC, talks to Niall, Joanne and Andrew