Lado - Local Authority Designated Officer

Family Services

Provider Details

East Riding Of Yorkshire Council,
County Hall,
Cross Street,
Beverley,HU17 9BA
01482 396559

Provider Information

Service Description:
It is essential that any allegation of abuse made against anyone working with a child or young person is dealt with fairly, quickly and consistently, in a way that provides effective protection for the child or young person and at the same time supports the person who is the subject of the allegation

The Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO) oversees the investigation of all allegations made about staff and maintains detailed records of any investigation, their actions and outcomes.

Useful Information

Daily Session Times:
  • Monday: 09:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday: 09:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday: 09:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday: 09:00 - 17:00
  • Friday: 09:00 - 16:30
Referral Procedure:
All employers should identify a Designated Senior Manager (DSM) to whom allegations or concerns should be reported and a deputy in his/ her absence or if he/ she is the subject of the allegation.

All allegations should be reported by the Designated Senior Manager to the LADO on the same working day.

Employers should refer to the Safeguarding Toolkit for more information.

Open All Year
Registered for 2yr Old Funding (for childcare providers only):
Registered for 3/4yr Old Funding (for childcare providers only):

Drop Off / Pick Up

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