Mr Neil Hutton

: Social worker

: SW27489

: Review Hearing

Date and Time of hearing:12:30 24/07/2017 End: 17:00 24/07/2017

: Health and Care Professions Tribunal Service (HCPTS), 405 Kennington Road, London, SE11 4PT

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


1. On 26 July 2013 when asked by your manager to provide a receipt, you said that food and cleaning products had been purchased for Person B on or around 23 July 2013.

2. On 12 August 2013 you provided a receipt relating to paragraph 1 above, dated 29 July 2013 approximately one week later than the date you claimed the money had been spent.

3. On 25 September 2013 you made entries for case records for Person B relating back to July 2013 when you knew an investigation was being carried out in relation to your conduct.

4. In May 2013 you allowed your HCPC registration to lapse and you continued to practice as Social Worker until July 2013, in particular:

a. You failed to notify your employer that your registration had lapsed;

b. You informed your employer that you had renewed your registration in July 2013 when you knew you had not.

5. Your actions described in paragraphs 1-4 were dishonest.

6. Your actions described in paragraphs 1-5 amount to misconduct.

7. By reason of your misconduct your fitness to practise is impaired.


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Hearing history

History of Hearings for Mr Neil Hutton

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
24/07/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
28/07/2016 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Suspended