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Date(s) - December 8, 2021
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

localBexley has a statutory duty to effectively manage allegations against people who work with children under Section 11 of the Children Act 2004. In this briefing session, delegates will hear from Bexley’s Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) – Sharon Ackbersingh, who is responsible for managing allegations against professionals and volunteers who are involved with children.

Session outline

  • Introduction – The role of the LADO
  • The Legal and Procedural Framework underpinning the LADO Role
  • The LADO process
  • Referrals
  • Allegations against staff and volunteers (ASV) meetings
  • Who attends ASV meetings
  • Managing investigations
  • LADO threshold and Criteria
  • Outcomes
  • Other LADO duties

Duration: 1 hour
When: 8th December 2021 (4pm – 5pm)
Where: via Microsoft Teams

Who is this training for?

This briefing is open to all professionals working in children’s safeguarding in Bexley

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