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Thomas Burgoyne
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Registered role
Residential Child Care Manager
Outcome
Removal Order
Location
This was a remote hearing by Zoom
Employer
Previous OPTIONS GROUP, OPTIONS KINSALE, FLINT
Type of hearing
Fitness to Practise Panel

Decision summary

A Fitness to Practise Panel that sat on 1-3 September has found allegations of sending inappropriate messages on the Kik Messenger Application proved against Thomas Burgoyne, a registered Residential Child Care Manager.

The Panel found Thomas Burgoyne’s current fitness to practise was impaired and imposed a Removal Order which means he will not be able to work in Wales in a regulated social care role.

Thomas Burgoyne has the right of appeal to the Care Standards Tribunal within 28 days.

A copy of the panel’s full reasons are available on request.

Media- please contact: communications@socialcare.wales

Public- please contact: hearings@socialcare.wales

Summary of allegations

Whilst employed at Options Group as a Residential Child Care Manager, Mr Burgoyne is alleged to have sent messages of a sexual and inappropriate nature on the Kik messaging app.