Ms Leila Annikici Karhu

Profession: Social worker

Registration Number: SW75278

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 09:00 22/10/2018 End: 16:00 26/10/2018

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

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Adjourned

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Whilst registered as a Social Worker and during the course of your employment at Wolverhampton City Council,




1. On or around the 01 October 2016, in relation to Child A's safeguarding referral,


a. you did not:


(i) Contact Child A's father to obtain further information


(ii) Contact medical professionals to assess the gravity of Child A's injuries


(iii) Contact Child A's mother to agree a formal safeguarding plan


(iv) Hold a strategy discussion with the police


(v) Undertake background checks on Child A and/or Child A's family from Wolverhampton City Council's records


(vi) Visit Child A


b. You did not provide Colleague A with handover information about the safeguarding referral about Child A.




2. You did not complete and/or record 24 AMHP assessments in a timely manner.




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




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



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This hearing has adjourned no evidence heard. The date of the relisted hearing is to be confirmed.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Ms Leila Annikici Karhu

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
22/10/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned