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Garfield Hunt

Senior Lecturer in Social Work, Social Work Apprentice Course Lead

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Garfield Hunt

School of Social Sciences and Humanities


Garfield qualified as a social worker in 1995 (Dip.SW) and whilst in practice worked in organisations across the statutory, voluntary and private sectors in residential childcare, fostering, adoption, leaving care and child protection. He also achieved his post-qualification in child care (BA Hons) whilst in practice. Garfield is an experienced trainer and group facilitator, specialising in anti-discriminatory/oppressive/racist practice, equality and diversity, leaving care and safeguarding children. He has a particular interest in student feedback and engagement. Garfield has since gained the Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (PgCAP) and is currently studying part-time for an MA in Educational Studies.