5. B&NES Policies & Procedures

 

Children Missing Education

Child Protection for Schools

Children and Young People's Plan

Domestic Abuse

Housing and Children Services Protocol

Independent Reviewing Officers Annual Report

Local Authorities have a Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) to:

        • Be involved in the management and oversight of individual cases

        • Provide advice and guidance to employers and voluntary organisations

        • Liaise with the police and other agencies

        • Monitor the progress of cases to ensure that they are dealt with as quickly as possible, consistent with a thorough and fair process

        • The Local Authority Designated Officer for managing allegations or safeguarding concerns against staff is Mel Argles who can be contacted on 01225 396810.

Self Harm (including suicide) Guidelines

Sexual Health Strategy

Whistleblowing Policy

Concerned about a Child?

  • If you have a concern about a child or young person, please call the Children and Families Assessment and Intervention Team on 01225 396312 or 01225 396313.
  • If outside of office hours, please call the Emergency Duty Team on 01454 615165.
  • If a child or young person is in immediate danger then please dial 999 and ask for police assistance. 

LADO
The Local Authority Designated Officer for managing allegations or safeguarding concerns against staff can be contacted on 01225 396810 Monday – Friday in office hours.