Stoke-on-Trent Organisations Only - Level 4 Managing Allegations against Staff and Volunteers Multi-agency training

Date & Time:

Thursday 29 April 2021 (13:00 - 16:30)

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Microsoft Teams,


Target Staff

  • A lead responsibility for Safeguarding including Designated/Lead Officers, e.g. Designated teachers, managers responsible for child protection in early years settings, council child protection officers.
  • You may have operational responsibility for receiving concerns about the safety and welfare of children and young people, who make decisions about what action needs to be taken.
  • You may have strategic responsibilities in addition to the operational role.


Applicants must have undertaken Level 1 Child Protection and Multi-agency Level 2 Working Together to Safeguard Children training with either Stoke-on-Trent Safeguarding Children Partnership or Staffordshire Safeguarding Children Board.

Course Objectives

  • Be aware of national guidance on managing allegations relating to those who work with children and young people.
  • Understand what constitutes an allegation, how allegations arise, and the process of allegations management.
  • Understand the roles of the Designated Safeguarding Lead, the Designated Senior Manager and the Local Authority Designated Officer.
  • Understand how to manage allegations in accordance with Stoke-on-Trent policy.
  • Identify potential areas of vulnerability in staff practice and develop ideas about how to address them.

The cost of the training is £50 (with the exception of City Council, Health, Staffordshire Police, Voluntary/Faith/Charitable organisations and Community Interest Companies)



Places Available:


Further Information:


Webinar - Microsoft Teams



Kate Bowers: Training Officer SSCP, John Hanlon: LADO Stoke Council, Sam Brown: HR Officer Stoke Council

Venue Details:

Microsoft Teams,

Good Internet connection needed

To be used on a laptop or desktop Computer (Can be used on a phone but very difficult)

Headset needed