Safeguarding Policy

THE VALLEY BOWMEN OF HUDDERSFIELD

Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults

The Club applies the Archery GB Safeguarding Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults policy; a copy of this policy and the appropriate guidelines is available on the links below and on request:

Archery GB Safeguarding Policy Page

The Club has appointed a Junior Liaison Officer for Young Persons & Vulnerable Adults (Alan Hoddinott).

Junior Members under 18 have to respect reasonable instructions from the Club for their own safety and wellbeing.

The Club, it’s Officers and Members can not accept the responsibility for care of persons less than 18 years of age (or vulnerable adults) unless this is expressly given and agreed. Therefore; members under the age of 18 years of age must be under the direct supervision of a parent/legal guardian or a person expressly nominated by a parent/legal guardian at all times. This includes attendance at outdoor and indoor club shooting venues and transport to and from any activities organised by Valley Bowmen of Huddersfield.

 

The Valley Bowmen of Huddersfield were founded in 1963 and are a community amateur sports club (CASC)

affiliated to the Grand National Archery Society/ArcheryGB (the sports governing body in the UK)