Child Protection

CLUB STATEMENT

Busby Lawn Tennis Club aims to create an enjoyable environment for all who wish to take part in tennis, other sport and social activities at the club.

The club emphasises that young people have the right to be safe, secure and free from threat.

The club acknowledges that young people have the right to be treated with respect and for their concerns to be listened to and acted upon.

The club will ensure that junior members have specific programmes and facilities designated for them, with adequate supervision.

The club has procedures in place to help any young person who requests help and support on a confidential basis, in issues relating to Child Protection.

The club will ensure that any club members and volunteers working with young people are aware of and apply the LTA Code of Conduct for Those Working with Children in Tennis.

The club will ensure that all relevant people have been vetted and approved through the Tennis Scotland Disclosure process.

The club has an adult member who is specifically responsible for young people:

This person’s name is: Alison Findlay and she can be contacted on:

safeguarding@busbytennisclub.com or 07854 197982.

Club Child protection policy: BTC child protection policy

LTA Head Office Lead Child Protection Officer:

childprotection@LTA.org.uk
0208 487 7000 (m) 07971 141 024

Tennis Scotland Lead Child Protection Officer:

matthew.hulbert@tennisscotland.org
0131 444 1984

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