Mr Robert Guy Harry Alderson

Profession: Social worker

Registration Number: SW20004

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 17/06/2019 End: 17:00 19/06/2019

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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Allegation

While registered as a Social Worker with the Health and Care Professions Council, between
approximately September 2017 and January 2018, you:

1. Engaged in a sexual relationship with Person A, who is a Vulnerable Care Leaver.

2. Agreed to take a phone contract out for Person A.

3. Drew up a contract for Person A to sign, which included the following clauses:

a) “Clause 2: [Person A] will not enter in any sexual/romantic relationship with any other homosexual or bi-sexual male for the duration of the phone contract” or words to that effect;
b) “Clause 3: If [Person A] enters a sexual/romatic relationship with a female who
earns more than [Person A]’s benefits for a period of more than 4 weeks, he will be
liable for the remainder of the contract or the contract can be cancelled by Robert Alderson” or words to that effect;
c) “Clause 4: If [Person A] removes the options of contact to Robert Alderson either through messages or social media the contract can be cancelled or transferred by Robert Alderson” or words to that effect.

4. On or around 9 July 2017, allowed Person A to drive your car when Person A:

a) Was under the influence of alcohol
b) Was not insured

5. Your conduct in paragraphs 2 and 3 was sexually motivated.

6. On 02 January 2018 at Newcastle under Lyme Magistrates Court, you were
convicted of driving after consuming so much alcohol that the proportion of it in your
breath, namely 61 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeded the
prescribed limit, contrary to section 5(1)(a) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and Schedule
2 to the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988.

7. The matters set out in paragraphs 1 -5 constitute misconduct.

8. By reason of your conviction as set out in paragraph 6 your fitness to practise is impaired.

9. 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 Robert Guy Harry Alderson

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
17/06/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
02/04/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
08/01/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Interim Order Review Interim Suspension
27/07/2018 Investigating committee Interim Order Application Interim Suspension