Ms Elaben Mistry-Jackson
|Position||Social Work Lecturer|
|Location||E29 floor Richmond Building|
|Department||Social Work and Social Care|
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Research Interests (key words only)
Drug Service uptake in Asian Communities, Failing students on Social Work placements, Child Sexual Exploitation, Social work placements and student performance.
Teaching and Supervisory Responsibilities
Responsible for teaching a range of UG and PG Modules on the BA social Work, BA Working with Children and Families and MA social Work. Undertake various supervisory roles and involvement with students on work placements, Responsible for delivering preparation to practice skills session. Programme Director BA Social Work.
Faculty Diversity Inclusion officer, Divisional PG Admissions Officer, Marketing lead for admissions, Year group personal tutor, Practice placement panel member, Initial invesigator in relation to Social Work students fitness to practice
School of Health panel member- assessing student fitness due to misconduct.
Previously employed as a Social Worker within various settings and organisations. Mental Health support worker at the University Disability office supporting students with mental difficulties. Probation officer where I undertook the writing of pre-sentence reports and held a caseload, supervising offenders on a range of community sentences. Therapeutic social worker at the Family Welfare Association, which offered non-directive therapeutic intervention to young people who have suffered sexual abuse, family support social worker supporting families in need, field work child and families social worker carrying a caseload in a children and families team, drug and alcohol worker supporting adults with drug and alcohol dependency, residential children’s social worker working with children in local authority care, rape crisis counsellor offering counselling to survivors of rape and sexual abuse and as a community development worker working to engage ethnic minority communities Other previous work experience includes working at the Leeds College of Building as the Equality and Diversity Officer where I was responsible for undertaking all responsibilities relating to equal opportunities for both staff and students. I have also worked at a drug agency as a contract Consultant setting up and supervising staff on the Asian project staff.
Undertaken voluntary work in Romania and India.
Leeds Met University: BA (Hons) Home Economics
London University: T.E.F.L. Teaching English as a foreign language
Leeds Met University: PG Diploma in Social Work
Leeds Met University: MA in Applied Social Work
Huddersfield University: Post Graduate Certificate in Education (Post Compulsory Education 16+)
Leeds Metropolitan University- Associate lecturer
Bradford College- Lecturer on social Work courses and other HE provision.
External Examiner for MA advanced Practice social Work course
Equality Assessor: Premiere Football Club.
Membership of Professional Bodies
Higher Education Academy- Associate fellow Registration No -28363
HCPC –Social Worker status Registration No-SW60721
College of Social Work member
Child Sexual Exploitation, Failing students on Social work placements
Undertaking early research into Child Sexual Exploitation
Disability Equality Forum member, Faculty Diversity Inclusion Facilitator
Bradford Metropolitan Council, Social work and Social care agencies