Confirm your referral in writing within 24 hours using the Multi Agency Referral Form ( MARF )
If an allegation is made about you, inform the Early Years Designated Senior Manager by calling 01296 387111 within 24 hours, who will advise you further. Please also make contact with Ofsted - 0300 1231231
Contact the LADO (Local Authority Designated Officer)
Telephone: 01296 382070
If you are worried about making a referral, please consult with your manager or those in your organisation with responsibility for child protection; or speak to a member of the Early Years Service: 01296 387111
If you have concerns, or an allegation is made about your assistant, you must first contact the LADO and then Ofsted.
Safeguarding information is regularly provided to all early years professionals reflecting current legislation, guidance and good practice. As a provider you have a critical part to play in safeguarding children and young people.
Buckinghamshire County Council Early Years and Childcare Updated Safeguarding Guidance