Mr Richard Jerome Shinnick

Profession: Hearing aid dispenser

Registration Number: HAD01338

Hearing Type:

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 12/08/2019 End: 17:00 15/08/2019

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

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

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Whilst registered as a Hearing Aid Dispenser and during the
course of your employment as a Hearcare Director with Kettering
Specsavers Hearcare Limited, you:

1. On or about 22/03/17, asked Child A if you could:

a. “take her home” or words to that effect;

b. “take her hair home to put on your pillow to stroke”
or words to that effect;

c. “take her legs” or words to that effect;

d. “take her tongue home for dinner” or words to that

2. In the case of Person F:

a. in the second half of 2016, commented that she was
the perfect size and/or had the perfect size boobs
and/or hands or words to that effect;

b. in or around February/March 2017, commented that
you would like to see her in a bikini;

c. in or around November/December 2016, offered to
make a mould of her finger or any other part of her
body or words to that effect;

d. in or around the end of 2016, suggested that you
could make a mould of any orifice that she liked or
words to that effect.

3. In the summer of 2011 asked Person I:

a. if she wanted to see a one eared elephant, then
proceeded to pull one of the pockets out of your
trousers and make a gesture to undo your trouser zip;

4. Your actions at 1 and/or 2 and/or 3 above were sexually

5. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 – 4 constitute


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Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr Richard Jerome Shinnick

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
12/08/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Hearing has not yet been held