Old Caterhamians RFC

Old Caterhamians RFC

Safeguarding Officer Role Description


Main purpose of role: To act as a point of contact in all issues relating to the welfare of young people and to ensure all appropriate documentation and forms are completed in accordance with the rfu/rfuw policy and procedures for the welfare of young people in rugby union.


Actual duties involved:
- Ensure the club has a child protection policy and implementation plan
- Ensure codes of conduct are well publicised and adhered to
- In consultation with the county welfare officer ensure all reported incidents are managed at the appropriate level in line with rfu procedures
- Ensure all relevant club members are aware of training opportunities
- Ensure all parents are aware of the club policy on child protection and the correct protocols for voicing concerns
- Be aware of local social services and area child protection committee contacts
- Sit on relevant committees
If you have an immediate concern relating to the welfare of a young person please phone the rfu child protection line: 020 8831 6655. Alternatively you can email: childprotection@therfu.com


Liaison with: All committee members, all coaches, referees and volunteers taking responsibility for young people, all parents of juniors


The post holder will be responsible to: The main committee


Estimated time commitment: time commitment will vary on average 1 -3 hours a month


Term of role: The Safeguarding officer will be appointed initially for a one-year period. However, this role requires continuity wherever possible, so it is hoped the post holder will retain the position on an ongoing basis but to be reviewed regularly.

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London & SE Division » Surrey 2

1 Old Emanuel 9 38
2 Old Freemens 9 36
3 Old Amplefordians 9 31
4 Old Caterhamians 9 28
5 Guildfordians 9 21
6 Old Blues 9 19
7 Old Walcountians 9 19
8 Economicals 9 19
9 Cranleigh 9 15
10 Croydon 9 1

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