Mr Mahlangeni Samson Ja Sibeko

Profession: Social worker

Registration Number: SW38939

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 06/06/2019 End: 17:00 17/06/2019

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

Whilst registered as a Social Worker and employed by the London Borough of Sutton:

1. You did not address and/or escalate concerns regarding the sexualised behaviour of SU:C and/or SU:D that were reported to you on or around:

a) 18 January 2016

b) 6 July 2015

2. You did not address and/or escalate concerns regarding the sexualised behaviour of SU:E and/or SU:F that were reported to you on or around:

a) 13 May 2015

b) 30 May 2015

c) 10 March 2016

3. On 13 September 2016, you gave misleading evidence at Court in that you indicated that the sexualised behaviour identified at particulars 1 and 2 began to present in June and/or July 2016, when this was not the case.

4. You did not make a record of the sexualised behaviour identified in particulars 1 and 2 above.

5. Did not complete actions set within supervision meetings between April 2016 and June 2016.

6. On or around 28 July 2015, following a request by SU:B that you return her child to her care, you did not:

a) return the child to SU:B

b) seek legal advice on the legal position of the Local Authority in this situation.

c) make a record of the incident.

7. In or around August 2015, you completed a parenting assessment in respect of SU:B and/or SU:A but did not write up the assessment until January and/or February 2016.

8. You made a record of visiting child SU:J on the following dates, when these visits did not take place:

a) 24.11.15

b) 21.01.16

c) 12.02.16

d) 15.03.16

9. You made a record of visiting child SU:K on the following dates, when these visits did not take place:

a) 20.01.16

b) 16.02.16

c) 18.04.16

d) 22.03.16

10. You made a record of visiting Child SU:L & child SU:M on the following dates, when these visits did not take place:

a) 08.12.15

b) 22.02.16

c) 18.03.16

d) 20.05.16

e) 17.06.16

11. You made a record of visiting child SU:N on the following dates, when these visits did not take place:

a) 11.03.16

b) 25.04.16

c) 20.05.16

d) 17.06.16

12. The matters set out in paragraphs 3, and 9 to 11 are dishonest.

13. The matters set out in paragraphs 3, and 8 to 12 constitute misconduct.

14. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 to 2 and 4 to 7 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.

15. By reason of that misconduct and/or lack of competence, 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 Mahlangeni Samson Ja Sibeko

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
06/06/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
22/05/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Hearing has not yet been held
27/02/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
07/09/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
18/05/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
20/02/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
06/12/2017 Investigating committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
09/06/2017 Investigating committee Interim Order Application Interim Suspension