Isle of Wight Cricket

Isle of Wight Cricket Board Safeguarding Statement

The Isle of Wight Cricket Board is fully committed to ensuring that all the children and their families who participate in any of our activities have a positive learning experience in a safe environment, regardless of their ability. All appointed posts are subject to a safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that our adult members are fully qualified to the necessary level and have up-to-date Safeguarding and Child Protection training and that they promote a safer working practice across our services.

Isle of Wight Cricket Board intends:


Everyone we employ has the responsibility to promote the welfare of all children and young adults, to keep them safe and to practice in a way that protects them. We will give equal priority to all children and young people irrespective of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

We will do this by:

If anyone has any concerns and wants to talk to someone, please, in the first instance, use the Isle of Wight Cricket Board website to find the appropriate contact information:

Isle of Wight County Welfare Officer (CWO): cwo@iwcb.org.uk

ECB Safeguarding team: email safeguarding@ecb.co.uk  Tel: 020 7432 1200

IW Local Area Designated Officer (LADO) lado@private.iow.gov.uk

NSPCC Helpline: 0808 800 5000 or email help@nspcc.org.uk

Whistleblowing Advice Line: 0800 028 0285 email: help@nspcc.org.uk

Childline: 0800 1111

This policy came in to force on 09 Sept 2020



Attachments:
Isle of Wight Cricket Boards Coaches Code of Conduct
Guidance for Juniors playing in open age cricket
Fast Bowling Directives
ECB Guidance on the Wearing of Cricket Helmets Head protectors by Young Players 2018
ECB Referral Reporting Form
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