Mrs Laura Boyce

Profession: Social worker

Registration Number: SW107644

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 17/07/2019 End: 17:00 23/07/2019

Location: Health and Care Professions Tribunal Service, 405 Kennington Road, London, SE11 4PT

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

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Allegation

Between February and September 2017, whilst registered as a Social Worker and during the
course of your employment by Hampshire County Council, you:

1) In relation to the case of Child A:


a) advised the Independent Reviewing Officer (IRO) of the Children Looked After (CLA) review that you had visited Child A on two occasions since 16 March 2017, when this was not the case.
b) recorded that you had visited Child A on the following occasions, when this was not the case:

i) 13 April 2017
ii) 4 August 2017

c) did not attend the Statutory Review for Child A on 6 September 2017.

2) In relation to the case of Children B, recorded that you had visited the children on the following dates when this was not the case:

a) 25 August 2017
b) 7 September 2017

3) In relation to the case of Child E:

a) recorded that you had visited Child E on the following dates when this was not the case;

i) 28 July 2017
ii) 25 August 2017

b) Did not complete a full record of your visit to Child E on 4 May 2017

4) In relation to the case of Child F, recorded that you had visited him on 6 September 2017 when this was not the case.

5) In relation to the case of Child I, recorded that you visited him/her on 25 August 2017 when this was not the case.

6) In relation to the case of Children J:

a) recorded that you had visited the children him on 25 August 2017 10 July
2017, when this was not the case;
b) did not make a record of your visit with Children J on 19 July 2017;
c) did not provide Children J’s foster carers with key information about Children J.

7) Did not complete and/or record visits within the required timescales, in respect of:

a) Child C
b) Children D
c) Child H
d) Child I
e) Children K

8) Your actions described in paragraphs 1, 2, 3a, 4, 5 and/or 6 were dishonest.

9) The matters described in paragraphs 1, 2, 3a, 4, 5 and/or 6 constitute misconduct.

10) The matters described in paragraphs 3b and/or 7 constitute misconduct
and/or lack of competence.

11) By reason of misconduct and/or lack of competence, your fitness to practise
is impaired.

Finding

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Order

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Notes

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Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mrs Laura Boyce

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
17/07/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
17/04/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
24/01/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
26/10/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
31/07/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
02/02/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Application Interim Suspension