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Safeguarding Policy Statement
Nacton Cricket Club (The Club) is committed to ensuring all Children (i.e all persons under the age of 18 ) participating in cricket have a safe and positive experience.
We do this by:
- Putting things in place
- Having the Right People in Place
- What do you do if you have a concern?
- Cricket Specific Guidance
1 | Putting things in place
We recognise all children participating in cricket (regardless of age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, ability or disability) have the right to have fun and be protected from harm in a safe environment We ensure individuals working within cricket at, or for, our club provide a welcoming, safe, and fun experience for children We provide an environment where the views of children, parents and volunteers are sought and welcomed on a range of issues. This will help us create an environment where people have the opportunity to voice any concerns (about possible suspected child abuse/neglect, and/or about poor practice) to the Club Safeguarding Officer. We adopt and implement the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) “Safe Hands – Cricket’s Policy for Safeguarding Children” We ensure all individuals working within cricket at, or for, the club are recruited and appointed in accordance with ECB guidelines and relevant legislation
2 | Having the Right People in Place
- Name – Alex Brunt
- Email address – firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone Number – 07830 304 765
- Club Safeguarding Officers’ Role
3 | What do you do if you have a concern?
We ensure all suspicions, concerns and allegations are taken seriously and dealt with swiftly and appropriately. We ensure access to confidential information relating to child safeguarding matters, is restricted to those who need to know, in order to safeguard children – including the Club Welfare Officer and the appropriate external authorities, such as the Local Authority Designated Officer (LADO), as specified within ECB child safeguarding procedures.
4) Cricket Specific Advice
We ensure all individuals working within cricket at, or for, the club are provided with support, through education and training, so they are aware of, and can adhere to, good practice and Code of Conduct guidelines defined by the ECB, and the club. We ensure all people who work in cricket at, or for, our club (such as staff, officials, volunteers, team managers, coaches and so on) understand how the “Safe Hands Policy” applies to them.
Date Completed - January 2021
Completed By - Alex Brunt
Download the Safeguarding Policy Statement here
We are a long established Cricket club and play all of our home matches on the village sports field. Our club currently has a wide range of players in terms of both age and ability, and we are always pleased to welcome new members.
If you are interested in playing for Nacton contact Oliver Kill | Club Secretary
- January 2021