Club Welfare Officers

Club Welfare Officer Details

Welfare Officer 1:
Ian

Name: Iain McKinnon
Email: i.g.mckinnon@doctors.org.uk

 

 

 

 

Welfare Officer 2:

 Linda

Name: Linda Francis
Email: linda.francis8@sky.com

 

 

 

The Welfare Officer will:

  • Deal with confidential matters that may arise related to athletes and have an understanding and an appropriate way to such matters.
  • Responsible for the promotion of codes of conduct to members, parents and   young people.
  • Receive, record and pass on to the NGB Child Protection officer, any concerns relating to the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults.
  • To provide advice on the development of activities for young people within the club/organisation.
  • Support the registration of all personnel involved in activities for young people with the club/organisation (DBS checks).
  • Recognise the difference between poor practice in according to club rules and matters that would be seen as welfare issue.