Mr Emmanuel Kum

Profession: Social worker

Registration Number: SW28378

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 10:00 25/03/2019 End: 17:00 28/03/2019

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

The Panel confirmed the following allegation:

While registered as a Social Worker and working at Coventry City Council:

1. On or about 2 September 2016 you breached confidentiality in that you:
a. Emailed the following documents:
i. Application for assessment of an adult convicted, alleged or suspected of
posing a sexual risk to a child, referral dated 2 August 2016;
ii. Meeting Notes – Minutes completed 18 January 2016;
iii. Meeting Notes – Minutes completed 11 February 2016;
iv. Meeting Notes – Minutes completed 24 March 2016;
v. Meeting Notes – Minutes completed 22 April 2016;
vi. Meeting Notes – Minutes completed 18 July 2016;
b. Without redacting sensitive information in relation to:
i. Child B;
ii. Child A’s Step Father; and
iii. Person B;
c. To the biological Father of Child A;

2. In relation to particular 1(c)(i), you did not follow the Council’s internal arrangement of communicating with Child A’s Biological Father;

3. You did not immediately report the data breaches referred to in particulars 1(a) – 1(c) to a senior person at the Council;

4. Your actions described in particulars 1(a) – 1(c), 2 and 3 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence;

5. By reason of your 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 Emmanuel Kum

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
25/03/2019 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Hearing has not yet been held