Every childs welfare whilst a member of Lingfield Junior FC is of paramount importance.
To this end, in coordination with the English FA, the junior club has an appointed Welfare Officer whose job it is to ensure that:
a) All coaches have up to date CRC credentials.
b) All managers have emergency first aid training and certification.
c) All managers and coaches have up to date child safeguarding training and certification.
You can read more about the FAs programme for ensuring child welfare here: http://www.thefa.com/football-rules-governance/safeguarding. If you would like to report a concern (in confidence) about the welfare of any child then please make contact with the individuals below. If your concern turns out to be a false alarm then that is the best outcome so do not hesitate.
Club Welfare Officer - Ricky Stagg, 07881 273823, email@example.com.
Any adult or young person with concerns about a adult in a position of trust with football can ‘whistle blow’ by contacting The FA Safeguarding Team on 0800 169 1863, by writing to The FA Case Manager at The Football Association, Wembley Stadium, PO Box 1966, London SW1P 9EQ. By emailing Safeguarding@TheFA.com or alternatively by going direct to the Police, Children’s Social Care or the NSPCC.
Surrey County Welfare Officer - Phil Rendell, 01372 387 090 | 07939 538 632, Safeguarding@SurreyFA.com
Childline - 0800 1111, NSPCC - 0808 800 5000