Ms Sarah Helen Goldby


Registration Number: SW72678

Hearing Type: Review Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 20/12/2018 End: 17:00 20/12/2018

Location: ETC Venues, Avonmouth House, 6 Avonmouth Street, London, SE1 6NX

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Hearing has not yet been held

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During the course of your employment as a Social Worker with Durham County Council between December 2015 and 24 August 2016;

  1. Between or around the 4-6 May 2016, in regards to service user A, prior to his discharge from hospital you;

a) Did not complete an/or any adequate assessment of service user A’s needs and/or what services were identified to meet these needs;

b) Did not complete an/or any adequate Care Plan for service user A; 

c) Did not adequately advise relevant parties of the planned discharge of service user A, which included;

i. your colleagues; and/or

ii. the Locality Team;  

d) Did not seek the appropriate authorisation for the amended care package;

e) Did not maintain accurate case records in regards to service user A in a timely manner;

f) Did not adequately involve service user A’s family in the assessment process

i. to ensure their views were included; and/or

ii. to ensure that they could provide the level of care required during the day;

g) Did not adequately share appropriate and/or accurate information with;

i. service user A;  

ii. the care agency.

2. Your actions as set out in paragraphs 1a - g amount to misconduct and/or lack of competence.

3. By reason of this misconduct and/or lack of competence your fitness to practise as a Social Worker is impaired.



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Hearing History

History of Hearings for Ms Sarah Helen Goldby

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
20/12/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
08/06/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Suspended
18/12/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Suspended