Managing Allegations Against Staff and Volunteers: A Workshop for Managers and Supervisors

Date & Time:

Thursday 24 October 2019 (Cancelled course - Do not attend)

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PLEASE NOTE - this course is for managers and supervisors. A separate course is run for Education Staff in the AM. This session is for all other staff including Early Years (Managers, Governors, DSLs with staffing responsibilities; recruitment, retention and disciplinary matters etc.)

Pre-requisites: Participants must have completed:

  • ‘Working Together to Safeguarding Children’ Induction Training or have completed an approved alternative course.

Target Group: The half day course is aimed at managers and supervisors in voluntary, independent and statutory agencies who manage staff who are working (predominantly) with children, young people and/or their parents/carers.

Course Aim: To advise those employing adults to work with children in a paid or unpaid capacity, of their duties in respect of dealing with child protection allegations against staff or volunteers.

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of the course participants will have:

  • Gained an understanding of national and local guidance in relation to managing allegations
  • Considered the employers role and responsibilities and be clear about what to do if an allegation or concern is received about a member of staff or volunteer
  • Understood the role of the Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)
  • Explored how the three processes of social care enquiries, police criminal process, and the employers’ responsibilities work together

To use this booking system, you will first need to create a user account and once you have done this, you will be able to manage your own bookings, access course evaluations, certificates and access your training history.

Please note: individuals must create their own account. There is no facility for one person to create an account in their name and book places for numerous numbers of staff. If you are booking on behalf of another member of staff you need to register in their name rather than your own.


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


Louise Ali/Rosalind South

Venue Details:

Cancelled Course,