The City of Preston Gymnastics Club has a no-tolerance approach to those breaking health and safety rules and should anyone put themselves or others in danger they will be asked to leave and find another centre. Their places will then be immediately allocated to a child on the waiting list.
Please ensure that you read the following documents that set out expected levels of conduct. If you do not understand, or have questions about the documents please contact the head coach Charlotte Coles.
We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of all our members. The club believes it is important that members, coaches, administrators and parents associated with the club should, at all times, show respect and understanding for the safety and welfare of others. Therefore, members are encouraged to be open at all times and share any concerns or complaints that they may have about any aspect of the club with any of the Club Welfare Officers.
The following is the companies' social networking policy. The absence of, or lack of explicit reference to a specific site does not limit the extent of the application of this policy. Where no policy or guidelines exist, volunteers, club members, parents and social users should use their with the head coach Charlotte Coles if you are uncertain.
In addition to protecting children in the club, members of any club or organisation have a responsibility to that organisation, its staff, officials, and other members to maintain a positive image of the organisation. This extends to the use of social media publication. Parents are encouraged to monitor their children’s use of social media in order to protect them and guide them in its appropriate use.
The purpose of this policy is:
To ensure that relationships between coaches and gymnasts remain professional.
To protect gymnasts, coaches and parents from allegations of inappropriate conduct.
To ensure that there are clear guidelines for parents, coaches and gymnasts concerning the use of social media/text messaging?
To preserve the reputation and positive image of the club, its staff, volunteers and members City of Preston Gymnastics Club discourages parents from interacting with gymnasts other than their own children via social media/text message.
The following guidelines refer to any posts, photographs, video, status updates and any other item that can be published on social media, which mentions or directs attention to City of Preston Gymnastics Club.
Please also note the following guidelines for Coaches and Officials:
Coaches and officials could face serious consequences if it is found that young people in their care have been exposed to inappropriate material/content via their social media pages.
The City of Preston Gymnastics Club is committed to ensuring that those working with children and vulnerable adults adopt best practice to ensure the health, safety and welfare of the participants and staff.
The club will endeavour to promote the highest standards of care for all members, staff and officials by: