All of our coaches are British Gymnastics qualified, have been fully DBS checked and have completed British Gymnastics Safeguarding courses. All of our coaches adhere to British Gymnastics Safeguarding Policy and Guidelines which can be found here.
Any safeguarding questions or queries can be directed to our Welfare Officers at the club, who will be happy to assist you.
Safeguarding and Compliance Policies
British Gymnastics safeguarding policies are subject to annual review and as required by the relevant legislation, HM Government, NSPCC CPSU, UK Sport and Home Country Sports Councils. The policy may also be reviewed following introduction of any new internal or external safeguarding process and as a result of any significant child protection case within gymnastics or other sports.
To view policies and documents please click the following links:
Safeguarding Policy & Procedures (published on 13th March 2019)
Safeguarding Children – Safe Environment
Safeguarding Children – Safe Recruitment
Health, Safety and Welfare Guidance – Safe Trips
Criminal Records Checks Policy and Guidelines
Child Protection Incident Form
Managing Challenging Behaviour
In addition to British Gymnastics policies and documents above, the government also produces a number of documents and guidance regarding the Safeguarding of Children. Below are a number of additional links:
Young Persons guide to Working Together