Comments

Digital copy of an Act of the Health and Social Services Committee relating to a Staff disciplinary hearing. Signed by Greffier G H C Coppock. [Some details redacted].

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Reference

C/D/AW1/A3/10/WD000597

Date

May 5th 1999 - May 5th 1999

Scope and Content

Refers to report from the Chief Executive Officer [of Health and Social Services, Graham Jennings] regarding the findings of a disciplinary hearing to consider the position of Residential Child Care Officer Jane Maguire. Notes complaints against Alan and Jane Maguire as having been the subject of a police investigation, with the Attorney General having decided not to proceed with a Royal Court case due to such action not being in the public interest. Refers to the Health and Social Services Committee's investigation to Jane Maguire in relation to events in a residential home [Blanche Pierre Family Group Home], Refers to disciplinary hearing concluding that Jane Maguire's behaviour amounted to gross professional misconduct, noting an inability to have confidence in Jane Maguire, and recommending that Jane Maguire be dismissed. Refers to Jane Maguire's decision to tender her own resignation. Refers to an [Children's Department] investigation into the behaviour of Alan and Jane Maguire in 1990 following complaints made by staff. Notes [Children's Officer] A [Anton] Skinner's decision to move Alan and Jane Maguire from the residential home due to complaints received. Comments on the differences between evidence available in 1999 and evidence available to [Anton] Skinner at a hearing in 1990. Comments on the availability of more information as a result of children who were formerly resident at [Blanche Pierre] becoming adults and being able to make information available.

Names

Blanche Pierre Family Group Home
Children's Services
Health and Social Services
Health and Social Services Committee
Royal Court
States of Jersey Police
Coppock, Geoffrey Henry Charles
Jennings, Graham
Maguire, Jane
Maguire, Alan
Skinner, Anton

Keywords

Blanche Pierre | Attorneys General | acts | abuse | adults | behaviour | child abuse | children's homes | complaints | Children | childcare | chief executives | Children's Officers | disciplinary procedures | evidence | employment | greffiers | gross misconduct | houseparents | hearings | inquiries | investigations | IJCI | Police | resignations | Residential Child Care Officers | recommendations | reports | staff | transfers

Dimensions

1 pdf file

Language

English

Level of description

file

Access Restriction

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2100

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