Swim England have updated version of our safeguarding policy and procedures document, Wavepower. The new…
The new Team Manager, Coach and Chaperone policy will be implemented from 1 September 2023 and builds on feedback from clubs by recognising the increased costs of extra staff and the restrictions clubs may have on numbers at events.
The policy reinforces the commitment of Swim England’s new Heart of Aquatics plan for 2023, which looks to ensure that there is a ‘positive culture across its sports and that the highest standards of welfare and safeguarding are in place’.
You can download the full policy, that outlines the number of supervisory roles required in detail, by clicking here.
Alongside the document, Swim England has also prepared some FAQs to help guide clubs into implementing the new policy. This FAQ document can be downloaded by clicking here.