Amanda Tatam is on trial in Napier District Court for offending alleged to have occurred when she was a student social worker on a short-term student placement with CYF.
A trainee Oranga Tamariki social worker accused of sexually violating a 14-year-old boy in her care says he raped her.
Hastings woman Amanda Tatam, 30, is on trial in Napier District Court facing five charges of sexual conduct with a boy aged under 16, threatening to cause grievous bodily harm to the boy and his father, and a representative charge of supplying cannabis.
The alleged offending occurred between July, 2015 and February, 2017. She also faces charges of assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest when she was arrested in October last year.