Managing Allegations

Managing Allegations

Lead Officer, Suzanne Ellis is currently unavailable.

If the matter you are referring is in relation to Managing Allegations please call 01274 435600 and ask to be put through to the Safeguarding Duty Co-ordinator or Duty LADO, if neither are available ask to be put through to Safeguarding Admin.


All completed LADO referral forms should be sent secured by Galaxkey to or if you have a secure email (for example gsi or gcsx) send the referral form to If you do not have Galaxkey or a secure email please contact the Safeguarding Unit and we will advise how the referral should be sent.


All other enquiries for Suzanne should be directed to or or contact 01274 439651 stating you enquiry is regarding safeguarding.


All enquiries should be made to Lead Officer Suzanne Ellis.

Suzanne Ellis - Lead Officer - Education Safeguarding Team
City of Bradford MDC, Department of Children's Service
Margaret McMillan Tower
Princes Way

Tel: 01274 437043

Email or


When a school has information or a concern which suggests that an adult working with, or on behalf of children, has;

  • Behaved in a way that has harmed, or may have harmed a child
  • Possibly committed a criminal offence against, or related to a child
  • Behaved towards a child in a way that indicates s/he is unsuitable to work with children

The headteacher or another member of school management must seek the advice of  Suzanne Ellis or one of the Child Protection Coordinators (01274 435600) and must not attempt to carry out any investigation before receiving advice; this includes historic as well as current allegations.

Please complete the LADO Referral Form, which can be found on the Bradford Safeguarding Children Board's website, and send for Suzanne's attention by protected email.

If Suzanne is unavailable then enquiries can be made to:Duty Safeguarding Coordinator/LADO (01274 435600)


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