Staff profile

Zuzia Goddard


Senior Lecturer Social Work

Subject

Health, Social, and Community Work

College

College of Health and Social Care

Department

School of Allied Health and Social Care

Campus

Britannia Mill, Derby Campus

Email

z.goddard@derby.ac.uk

About

I teach on both the BA (Hons) Applied Social Work and the Masters in Social Work degrees. I lead on Safeguarding Adults and have a particular interest in both the personalisation agenda and the effects of the implementation of the Care Act 2014. I am also a qualified Practice Educator (1 and 2) and support the training of practice educators via our agency partners. I have a special interest around adults with learning disabilities, substance use and the impact of being a carer.

Teaching responsibilities

I teach Safeguarding Adults at both BA and MA level. I am also the module lead for Practice Learning 2 on the BA programme.

 

Professional interests

I am a registered social worker with the HCPC and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA).

Research interests

Membership of professional bodies

I am a registered social worker with the HCPC.

Qualifications

Experience in industry

My early career was within the sales industry where I developed and managed sales teams. This included teams within the computer and brewery industries.

Since 1987 I have worked in the social care field in a range of roles, from direct support worker to managing a day centre for adults with learning disabilities.

Recent publications

Research, Policy and Planning (2016/17) 32(3), 137-149: Research, Policy and Planning Vol. 32 No. 3 © Social Services Research Group 2016/17 all rights reserved; Addressing negative attitudes, developing knowledge: the design and evaluation of a bespoke substance misuse module; Martyn Harling1, Zuzia Goddard2, Robert Higson3 and Emma Humphrey4