UBTI Club Affiliation Information
The safeguarding of children in Tennis has always been a priority for Ulster Branch Tennis Ireland.
Tennis Ireland Ulster Branch is fully committed to safeguarding the wellbeing of its members. Every individual in the organisation should at all times, show respect and understanding for their rights, safety, welfare and conduct themselves in a way that reflects the principles of the Organisation and the guidelines contained in the Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children 's Sport in Ireland.
See Tennis Ireland website at xxxx for The Cod eof Ethics and Good Practice for Children's Sport in Ireland and a copy of the Tennis Ireland Serve to Protect policy.
UBTI will work to ensure the safeguarding of its members by having robust procedures and guidance to address the following best practice area.
Safe Recruitment (including vetting (fact sheets 13, 14.2, 14.4, 14.5, 15, SLA, Children's Officer Role, Access NI Code of Practice, Access NI guidance on identity checking
Codes of Behaviour (fact sheets 4, 5, 6,7,33, 34 & 36)
Information on how to report a concern (fact sheets 11, 11.1, 13.1, 16)
Training and awareness raising (fact sheet Link to Sport NI trainig sections and text about updating knowledge what is expected TU)
Sample forms (parental consent, implementation checklist, etc fact sheets 3, 22, 25, 26, 28, 32, 36)
Safeguarding Children Child Protection Resources
A series of fact sheets to support the implementation of a Club Child Protection strategy have been developed from materials originally produced by RG & SMcC