Buckinghamshire Traded Services

Allegations – A Guide for Governors

Allegations – A Guide for Governors

Led by Nicola Johnstone, the Buckinghamshire Council LADO Service Manager, this training session will enable delegates to understand the role of the Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO), learn more about your role and responsibilities where there are concerns about someone who works with children and feel confident about what should and need not be referred to the LADO.


  • Develop your understanding of the role of the LADO
  • Enhance your confidence in the LADO threshold and process
  • Understand employer responsibilities with regards to allegations


Nicola Johnstone, Buckinghamshire Council LADO Service Manager

Who should book on:

  • Chairs and Vice Chairs of Governors
  • Safeguarding governors
  • All governors who would welcome a greater understanding of managing allegations in Buckinghamshire schools
  • Governor Clerks

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