Allegations against Staff; how to handle them and how to reduce the risk of them

staff allegations LADO safeguarding

These sessions are facilitated by the Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) Service for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly who will provide a mixture of presentations and case studies.

Intended Audience

This session is suitable for all safeguarding leads in organisations subject to Working Together 2018 which advises that employers, school governors, trustees and voluntary organisations (including faith based and sports organisations) should ensure that there are clear policies in place to handle allegations.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session participants will be aware of

  • what they should know and do to manage allegations against staff;
  • how and when to involve the LADO;
  • how to build a safer organisation and apply expected behaviours;
  • how to record and learn from any safeguarding incidents.



7th January 2020, 09.15 -12.15

Chacewater Village Hall

11th June 2020, 13.30 – 16.30

Chy Trevail, Room 2

5th November 2020, 09.30 – 12.30

GW03 Dolcoath, Camborne

28th January 2021


10th June 2021, 13.30 – 16.30

St Erme Community Centre

Booking Information

If you would like to book a place on this course please book online via Cornwall Learning Online.

If you do not already have an account, you will need to create one. Instructions on creating an account, booking a place and cancelling a place can be found in the link below under booking information section at the bottom of the page.

To allow us to allocate spaces fairly and suitably could you please include your safeguarding responsibilities, job role and the establishment in which you are employed in the special requirements box when requesting a place.

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