Child Protection Policy
Winlaton Vulcans RFC is committed to creating and maintaining the safest
possible environment for children and young people to practice Rugby Union
We do this by:
Recognising that all children have the right to freedom from abuse.
Ensuring that all our staff and volunteers are carefully selected and accept
responsibility for helping to prevent the abuse of children in their care.
Responding swiftly and appropriately to all suspicions or allegations of abuse, and
providing parents and children with the opportunity to voice any concerns they
Appointing a Children’s Officer who will take specific responsibility for child
safety and act as the main point of contact for parents, children and outside
Ensuring access to confidential information is restricted to the Children’s Officer
or the appropriate external authorities.
Reviewing the effectiveness of our Child Protection Policy and activities each year
at the Annual General Meeting.
Our Children’s Officer is:
Richard A. Jones
July 6 th 2010