Miss Carol J V Watson

: Social worker

: SW23619

: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing:10:00 15/11/2017 End: 17:00 17/11/2017

: ETC Venues, Avonmouth House, 6 Avonmouth Street, London, SE1 6NX

: Conduct and Competence Committee
: Adjourned part heard


During the course of your employment as a Social Worker with the London Borough of Islington, you:


1. On or around 14 April 2016, after being informed by Child A that that he had been subjected to physical violence by his mother:

a) did not escalate a safeguarding concern


2. On 12 May 2016, made a case recording on the Social Care System in respect of Child A, in that you:

a) changed the versions of events you had provided in the Contact Record dated on or around the 14 April 2016;

b) did not include the disclosure of physical violence made by Child A;

c) did not inform a manager that a new case note had been placed onto the system.


3. On 16 June 2016, advised Colleague A, in an email, that Child A and his siblings had not made disclosures of physical violence.


4. Your actions as described in particulars 2a, 2b, 2c and 3 were dishonest.


5. The matters described in particular 1 constitutes misconduct and/or lack of competence.


6. The matters described in particulars 2 to 4 constitutes misconduct.


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


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This hearing adjourned, part heard. The date for the reconvened hearing is 26 - 28 March 2018.

Hearing history

History of Hearings for Miss Carol J V Watson

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
26/03/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Suspended
15/11/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned part heard
07/06/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Adjourned