Child Protection Policy and Procedures

https://www.facebook.com/KievBlesk/ Facebook Блеск Policy Statement
It is the policy of Sully Sailing Club to safeguard children and young people taking part in boating from physical, sexual or emotional harm. The Club will take all reasonable steps to ensure that, through appropriate procedures and training, children participating in Club activities do so in a safe environment. We recognise that the safety and welfare of the child is paramount and that all children, whatever their age, gender, disability, culture, ethnic origin, colour, religion or belief, social status or sexual identity, have a right to protection from abuse.

Instagram Детейлинг For the purposes of this policy anyone under the age of 18 should be considered as a child.
All members of the Club should be aware of the policy.

Facebook Автостудия Глянец Club Welfare Officer
The Club Welfare Officer is: Rex Hendricksen 02920751143 rexh@btinternet.com

Facebook Детейлинг check Volunteers
All Club volunteers whose role brings them into regular contact with young people will be asked to complete the disclosure form. The Club Welfare Officer and those instructing, coaching or supervising young people will also be asked to apply for an Enhanced Criminal Records Disclosure.

Instagram Автостудия Глянец Good Practice
All members of the Club should follow the good practice guidelines – attached .
Those working with young people should be aware of the guidance on recognising abuse – see attached information sheet.

Adults are requested not to enter the showers and changing rooms at times when children are changing before or after junior/youth training or racing. If this is unavoidable it is advised that they are accompanied by another adult.

The Club will seek written consent from the child and their parents/carers before taking photos or video at an event or training session or publishing such images. Parents and spectators should be prepared to identify themselves if requested and state their purpose for photography/filming. If the Club publishes images of children, no identifying information other than names will be included. Any concerns about inappropriate or intrusive photography or the inappropriate use of images should be reported to the Club Welfare Officer.

Concerns
Anyone who is concerned about a young member’s welfare, either outside the sport or within the Club, should inform the Club Welfare Officer immediately, in strict confidence. The Club Welfare Officer will follow the RYA procedures. – attached

Any member of the Club failing to comply with the Child Protection policy and any relevant Codes of Conduct may find their actions subject to consideration by the Club committee.