Our Club Welfare Officer, Alex Farrant can be contacted on 07890 087945 or via email on [email protected]

Alex is responsible for managing and reporting concerns about children and for putting into place procedures to safeguard children in the club.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Work with others in the club to ensure a positive child-centred environment
  • Assist the organisation to fulfil its responsibilities to safeguard children at club level
  • Assist the organisation to implement its safeguarding children plan at club level
  • Act as the first point of contact for staff, volunteers, parents, children and young people where concerns about children’s welfare, poor practice or abuse are identified
  • Act as the first point of contact with the lead safeguarding officer
  • Implement the organisation’s reporting and recording procedures
  • Maintain contact details for the local children’s social care department, the police and Local Safeguarding Children Board
  • Promote the organisation’s best-practice guidance and/or code of conduct within the club
  • Sit on the club’s management committee
  • Ensure adherence to the organisation’s safeguarding children training
  • Ensure appropriate confidentiality is maintained
  • Promote anti-discriminatory practice

If you have any concerns or even questions surrounding the clubs policies then please contact Alex in the first instance.