Taylor was a residential social worker at Gisburne House, Watford. He was convicted and sentenced for 4 years imprisonment in 2000 for 7 counts of indecent assault on 2 boys whilst working at Gisburne. When he left Gisburne House he became deputy superintendent of Bersham Hall children’s home in North Wales where he assaulted two 11-year-old boys in his care.
Taylor was arrested after the people he abused, now adults, went to the police. He was previously convicted of two indecent assaults in 1980.