The GNAAC Welfare Officer deals with Child Protection and other welfare matters within the Club. He is Ronnie Stevenson and can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or 0141 632 7107
The Welfare Officer will:
Deal with confidential matters that may arise related to athletes and have an understanding and an appropriate way of responding to such matters.
Be responsible for the promotion of codes of conduct to members, parents and young people.
Receive, record and pass on to the NGB/SA /UKA Child Protection officer, any concerns relating to the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults
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 (CRB /PVG checks).
Recognise the difference between poor practice according to club rules and matters that would be seen as a welfare issue and responding appropriately in terms of action or intervention