UBTI Child Safeguarding
The Safeguarding of children in Tennis has alwaysbeen a priority for Ulster Branch Tennis Ireland.
If you have you have any child safeguarding concerns you can speak to the UBTI Child Safeguarding Children's Officer Valerie Rowan: Tel: 07803187256 Email:
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 https://www.tennisireland.ie/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Safeguarding-Policy-Final-January-2017.pdf for The Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children's Sport in Ireland and a copy of the Tennis Ireland Safeguarding 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)
- Codes of Behaviour
- Information on how to report a concern
- Training and awareness raising
- Sample forms
- Safeguarding Children Child Protection Resources see https://www.tennisireland.ie/child-protection/