Safeguarding Concerns Against an Adult

If you have any safeguarding concerns about the behaviour of an adult employed or working as a volunteer in a position of trust with children please contact the Local Authority Designated Officer team:

Janet Farr:

Lynn Chesterton:

Telephone contacts: 01223 727968, 01223 727969, 01223 727967

Out of Hours Emergency Duty Team: 01733 234724

The LADO is a manager within Children's Social Care and is responsible for overseeing the process for responding to allegations against people who work with children and young people up to the age of 18. the individuals may be employed, or volunteers, and will work in both the statutory sector, e.g. education, social care, health police, but also independent/private organisations, sport, youth work, entertainment etc. Read more here.

Please also note the NSPCC Whistleblowing Advice Line can be reached on 0800 028 0285.