Mr Lawrence Matenga

Profession: Social worker

Registration Number: SW107094

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 16/07/2019 End: 17:00 19/07/2019

Location: Health and Care Professions Tribunal Service, 405 Kennington Road

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

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Allegation

On or around 29 May 2017, whilst employed as a registered Social Worker with Kent County Council, you:

1. Did not maintain professional boundaries in that you:

a) Attended Service User A’s house between approximately midnight to 1am;

b) After being admitted to Service User A’s home:

i. Touched Service User A inappropriately on the breast(s) and/or thigh(s);

ii. Asked Service User A for sex and/or attempted to have sex with Service User A.

2. Your actions described at particulars 1 a), and/or 1 b) (i) and/or 1 b) (ii) were sexually motivated.

3. Your actions described at particulars 1 and/or 2 constitute misconduct.

4. By reason of your misconduct, your fitness to practise is impaired.

Finding

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Order

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Notes

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Hearing History

History of Hearings for Mr Lawrence Matenga

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
16/07/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
19/06/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
20/05/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Hearing has not yet been held
11/12/2018 Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
12/11/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Adjourned
15/08/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
18/05/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
21/02/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Conditions of Practice
29/08/2017 Investigating committee Interim Order Application Interim Conditions of Practice