Ms Carol Ann Gould

: Social worker

: SW73045

: Review Hearing

Date and Time of hearing:12:30 14/12/2017 End: 17:00 14/12/2017

: Health and Care Professions Council, 405 Kennington Road, London, SE11 4PT

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


While registered as a Social Worker, between 18 November 2010 and 19 March 2013:


1. You were employed by Benecare between 4 January 2011 and 12 November 2012 and you:

a. Did not communicate effectively with colleagues and/or foster parents and/or third parties in that:

i) You did not respond in a timely manner or at all to emails and other communications such as telephone calls and text messages;

ii) You did not attend a scheduled meeting with Foster Carer B on or around 28 September 2012;

iii) Not proved


b. Not proved


c. Did not consistently create or maintain records in relation to the foster carers you supervised.


2. You were employed by Kaleidoscope between 19 February 2013 and 19 March 2013 and you:

a. Did not carry out a risk assessment in relation to placing child 1 prior to placing him with Foster Carer D;


b. You lost the annual review paperwork for Foster Carer E;


c. You lost the initial screening visit (ISV) paperwork in respect of two foster carers;


d. You did not create records of your supervision with foster carers.


3. The matters described in paragraphs 1-2 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.


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


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Hearing history

History of Hearings for Ms Carol Ann Gould

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
14/12/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
22/06/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Suspended
22/09/2016 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Suspended
22/09/2015 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Suspended