Mrs Nokuthula Agnes Mlam Bokwe

: Social worker

: SW40987

: Review Hearing

Date and Time of hearing:13:00 03/01/2018 End: 17:00 03/01/2018

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

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

Allegation

During the course of your practice as a Social Worker with Shropshire Council, between October and December 2014:

 

1. In relation to Service User Family A you:

a. did not record that you had visited the family;

b. did not see and/or record that you saw all four children alone;

c. did not undertake and/or record that you undertook agency checks with health and education professionals;

d. did not undertake and/or record that you undertook a police check;

e. did not complete and/or record that you completed an up to date

chronology based on archived files.

 

2. In relation to Service User B:

a. You did not:

i. visit and/or record that you visited the mother;

ii. see and/or record that you saw the child;

iii. access and/or record that you accessed information from health and education professionals;

iv. complete and/or record that you completed an up to date chronology based on archived files;

b. You did not arrange a joint visit with the police following information received on 14 November 2014 regarding the mother's relationship with Person A.

 

3. In relation to Service User C, you did not:

a. liaise with probation and undertake a joint visit to the mother and/or record that you liaised with probation and undertook a joint visit to the mother;

b. ensure that a police check was undertaken on Person B and/or record that you ensured a police check was undertaken on Person B;

c. liaise with and/or record that you liaised with health and educational professionals;

d. complete and/or record that you completed a social work assessment.

 

4. In relation to Service User D you did not:

a. visit the family home and/or record that you visited the family home;

b. see and/or record that you saw Service User D and/or Child D2 alone;

c. ensure a police check was undertaken and/or record that you ensured a police check was undertaken;

d. liaise with and/or record that you liaised with health and educational professionals;

e. complete and/or record that you completed an up to date chronology based on archived files.

 

5. In relation to Service User E you did not:

a. record the joint visit conducted with police on 20 October 2014;

b. provide sufficient detail in your recording of the visit on 27 November 2014.

 

6. In relation to Service User Family F, you did not:

a. undertake and/or record that you undertook an assessment and/or adequate assessment of the children's living and sleeping arrangements;

c. complete and/or record that you completed an up to date chronology based on archived files.

d. liaise with and/or record that you liaised with other involved agencies including school, the General Practitioner and police;

 

7. In relation to Service User G:

a. your social work assessment dated 28 November 2014 was inadequate in that you did not record the views of all relevant professionals, including the General Practitioner;

c. You did not complete and/or record the following as instructed:

i. a closure summary;

ii. a chronology.

 

8. The matters set out in paragraphs 1-7 constitute misconduct and/or lack of competence.

 

9. 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 Mrs Nokuthula Agnes Mlam Bokwe

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
03/01/2018 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing Hearing has not yet been held
09/01/2017 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Suspended