LSCB : Managing Allegations Against Staff

Horntye Park Sports Complex, Bohemia Road,
Admin Contact
Workforce Development Training Events Team (
Target Audience
Chair of Governors / Children's Services / Children's Services Staff (ESCC) / East Sussex Healthcare Trust (ESHT) / Managers / Probation / Schools / Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust / Youth Workers
target audience
Course Types
Course categories
Early Years / Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) / Safeguarding
Child Protection / Leadership and Management / Risk / Safeguarding
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
Links to THRIVE Early Help Competency Framework:

  • safeguarding and child protection

  • assessment, planning and managing risk

  • multi agency and integrated working.

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 three 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 LSCB 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
Tuesday 24 April 2018
End Date
Tuesday 24 April 2018
Closing Date
Monday 9 April 2018
09:30 - 13:30
Maximum Places
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