CHILD PROTECTION KEY CONTACTS
Each Rugby Club in Scotland under the Scottish Rugby Participation Agreement has appointed a Child Protection Officer as a first point of contact for parents, children, volunteers, spectators etc in need of support, advice or training. Your club website should have the name and contact details for your Club CPO.
|Scottish Rugby Lead Child Protection Officer||Karen Burnett|
|Email:||[email protected] [email protected]|
|Direct Dial:||0131 346 5168|
Scottish Rugby acts as the umbrella body for the purposes of processing applications for the disclosure check of volunteers working with children at rugby clubs in Scotland. Accordingly a PVG administrator has been appointed to process applications for club volunteers and to advise and support Club Child Protection officers on matters relating to the PVG scheme.
|Governance/PVG Administrator||Kathleen Munroe|
|Direct Dial:||0131 346 5102|
Scottish Rugby’ HR department has responsibility for the implementation of appropriate recruitment procedures and PVG applications for contracted staff.
|strong>Head of Human Resources||Julie Gemmell|
|Direct dial:||0131 346 5017|
|Mobile:||07772 839 713|
Situations where the immediate safety of a child and/or children is a concern should be reported without delay to the appropriate statutory agency – the local police and/or social services child protection team.
OTHER USEFUL CONTACTS:
0808 800 5000
Safeguarding in Sport
0141 418 5674
03000 2000 40
CEOP (for online concerns/protection/reporting)
Online report or call NSPCC
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