Mr Kenneth Moore

Profession: Social worker

Registration Number: SW30843

Interim Order: Imposed on 06 Oct 2016

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 09:00 10/09/2018 End: 16:00 13/09/2018

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

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Adjourned

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Allegation

 

Whilst registered as a Social Worker and employed by Staffordshire County Council, you :

 

1. In or around February 2016, during a meeting with the parents of Child A, stated that:

 

a. you had ‘been drinking so much alcohol that you had been over the limit on arrival at work in the mornings’, or words to that effect;

 

b. Child A "would not know or remember who his parents were after 3 days of not seeing them given his disability", or words to that effect.

 

c. "If you start asking for more hours with Child A I am going to question whether you are a capable parent in caring for Child A" or words to that effect.

 

2. On or around 2 February 2016, during a meeting with Colleague A and B, stated that:

 

a. you ‘would be having a lot to drink’ at a funeral wake on or around Thursday 4 February 2016, or words to that effect;

 

b. ‘you would be fine’ to visit a child and adult service user at home during lunchtime on or around Friday 5 February 2016, or words to that effect.

 

3. Between around 1 October 2015 and 2 February 2016, completed one report.

 

4. In relation to Child B, you:

 

a. Between 3 December 2015 and 14 January 2016, did not visit Child B; and

 

b. Between 3 December 2015 and 2 February 2016, were not aware of where Child B was staying.

 

c. Did not follow up safeguarding concerns.

 

5. Between on or around 12 September 2014 and 2 February 2016, did not visit Child C;

 

6. Between around October 2014 and 2 February 2016, did not visit Child D.

 

7. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 - 6 constitute misconduct and/o llack of competence.

 

8. By reason of your misconduct and/or lack of competence your fitness to Practise is impaired.

 

Finding

No information currently available

Order

No information currently available

Notes

This hearing has adjourned, with no evidence heard. The date for the rescheduled hearing is to be confirmed.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr Kenneth Moore

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
22/10/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
04/10/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Hearing has not yet been held
10/09/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned
06/07/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
15/02/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
22/11/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
04/09/2017 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
19/06/2017 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
30/03/2017 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
07/10/2016 Investigating committee Interim Order Application Interim Suspension