Emily Harrison

: Social worker

: SW98011

Interim Order: Imposed on 17 Aug 2016

: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing:10:00 22/01/2018 End: 17:00 26/01/2018

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

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

Allegation

During the course of your employment as a Social Worker for Dorset County Council (‘the Council’) between 2014 and 9 July 2016:

 

1. You breached professional boundaries in relation to Service User A, in that you:

a) Conducted an inappropriate friendship and/or relationship with Service User A;

b) Attended Service User A’s home for non-work related reasons;

c) Allowed Service User A to babysit your children;

d) In or around October 2015, invited and/or allowed Service User A to spend time with you on your holiday;

e) Encouraged Service User A to take drugs;

f) Contacted Service User A whilst on leave from the Council despite written instructions from management not to do so;

 

2. Between around 1 April 2015 and 4 May 2016, you breached professional boundaries in relation to Service User B, in that you:

a) Conducted an inappropriate relationship with Service User B;

b) Engaged in a sexual relationship with Service User B;

c) Went on one or more holiday(s) with Service User B;

d) Attended Service User B’s home for non-work related reasons;

e) Used illegal drugs in Service User B’s home and/or in the presence of Service User B;

f) Encouraged Service User B to use illegal drugs;

 

3. In or around December 2015, you breached professional boundaries in relation to Service User C, in that you:

a) Went Christmas shopping with Service User C;

b) Stored your Christmas presents at Service User C’s house;

 

4. You breached professional boundaries in relation to Service User D, in that you:

a) Conducted an inappropriate friendship and/or relationship with Service User D;

b) Saw Service User D for non-work related reasons;

c) Invited Service User D on a night out to celebrate your birthday;

d) Attended a night out with Service User D and another service user;

e) Used illegal drugs during a night out with Service User D and/or told Service User D that you had taken illegal drugs;

 

5. You did not record any visits to Service User D in the case record between the following dates:

a) From around 11 December 2014 to 8 July 2015;

b) From around 10 July 2015 to 22 January 2016;

 

6. Your actions described in particulars 2a) – d) were sexually motivated;

 

7. Your actions described in particulars 1, 2, 3, 4, and 6 constitute misconduct;

 

8. Your actions described in particular 5 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence;

 

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

Finding

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Order

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Notes

 

Hearing history

History of Hearings for Emily Harrison

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
22/01/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
17/10/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
28/07/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
02/05/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
13/02/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
17/08/2016 Investigating committee Interim Order Application Interim Suspension