School:Education and Social Care
Areas of Expertise: Social Work and Social Policy
Jas qualified as a Social Worker in 1996 from Oxford Brookes University. He began his career as a Social Worker in adult services and progressed to managing a multi-disciplinary team.
On a voluntary and professional level, Jas has gained extensive experience in adult community care having worked with disabilities, mental health, older people and young adults.
Jas joined Anglia Ruskin University as a Senior Lecturer and Course Leader in Social Work in 2012. Previous to that he was Programme Lead and Senior Lecturer at Oxford Brookes University. Jas has significant experience as a Lecturer and Practice Educator for Social Work Students at undergraduate and postgraduate level. He has also worked for the General Social Care Council, been a training officer for Bexley Council and was previously a Trustee for a disability charity.
Jas teaches on the undergraduate and postgraduate qualifying Social Work courses.
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