Welfare

Club Welfare Officer Details

Southampton Athletic Club has two Welfare Officers

Welfare Officer 1:
Richie Pearson
richiepearson2372@gmail.com
07713149122

Welfare Officer 2:
Mark West
andwesty@aol.com
02380 229861

The Welfare Officer will:

  • Deal with confidential matters that may arise related to athletes and have an understanding and an appropriate way to such matters.
  • Responsible for the promotion of codes of conduct to members, parents and young people.
  • Receive, record and pass on to the NGB Child Protection officer, any concerns relating to the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults
  • To provide advice on the development of activities for young people within the club/organisation.
  • Support the registration of all personnel involved in activities for young people with the club/organisation (CRB checks).
  • Recognise the difference between poor practice in according to club rules and matters that would be seen as welfare issue.