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ESSCP : Managing Allegations Against Staff

Lansdowne Hotel, King Edward's Parade
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Target Audience
Deputy Headteachers / Heads of School / Executive Headteachers / EYFS Lead / Governors - Chair of Governors / Headteachers / Managers / Police Staff / Probation Service / Voluntary and Community Sector Staff
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Course description

On this course participants will look at methods to effectively manage the process of an allegation against a colleague or themselves.
This training is only aimed at professionals who will be directly involved in The Managing Allegations process and who have a relevant need to investigate.

Important note: It is essential that you have undertaken the Safeguarding Children e-learning prior to coming on this course (see additional information under full details), or you may be turned away.

Training objectives
Learning outcomes
To provide participants with a clear understanding of:

  • the process for managing allegations outlined in Working Together

  • organisational roles and responsibilities

  • the role of the Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO)

  • the relationship between the LADO and other partner agencies.

Additional Information

Maximum Delegates
A maximum of two representatives from each team may have a confirmed place and further bookings will be put on a wait list.

Preparation and Follow Up
Before attending any ESSCP training course, participants must attend a Basic Signs and Indicators Child Protection course provided/commissioned by their own organisation or have accessed the Safeguarding Children online e-learning training course. To complete this course go to the e-learning section on the East Sussex Learning Portal, enter the Children’s Workforce channel and click Safeguarding.

Refreshments are provided however lunch is not.

Start Date
Wednesday 9 October 2019
End Date
Wednesday 9 October 2019
Closing Date
Monday 7 October 2019
09:30 - 13:30
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