Our Safeguarding Procedures

Our Safeguarding Policies

Learn more about the policies in place to ensure that STitC is a safe and inclusive organisation for it's staff and participants.

To underpin our approach, Shrewsbury Town in the Community ensure all of its management team, staff members and volunteers have been fully trained in safeguarding to the enable the organisation to live and breathe its approach.

Our Strategy

In developing Shrewsbury Town in the Community’s safeguarding policies and procedures, the organisation has adopted the following three – part safeguarding strategy which focuses on:

1. Getting the right people involved with Shrewsbury Town in the Community. 

This is achieved through adherence to Shrewsbury Town in the Community’s Safer Recruitment Policies and Procedures.

2. Creating a safe environment for children, young people & adults at risk.

This is achieved by providing all required safeguarding training, support and best practice advice; and further guidance by the effective communication of Shrewsbury Town in the Community’s Codes of Conduct.

3. Promoting clear systems to deal with any safeguarding concerns.

This is achieved through implementation of all Shrewsbury Town in the Community policies and procedures relating to safeguarding.

Our Handbook & Policies

A full copy of Shrewsbury Town in the Community’s Safeguarding Handbook, Safeguarding Policy and Codes of Conduct are available through the following link: https://www.shrewsburytowninthecommunity.com/who-we-are/policies/

Shrewsbury Town in the Community works in partnership with the Football Association, the Premier League, the English Football League (EFL) and the NSPCC as well as Local Authority Safeguarding Boards across our delivery areas.

Any person with a safeguarding concern or complaint – or who requires safeguarding support and advice – should not hesitate to contact the appropriate member of Shrewsbury Town in the Community’s designated Safeguarding Team as detailed below:

Our Safeguarding Team:

Head of Safeguarding

Jayne Pullinger

01743 289177 ext. 216 – [email protected]

Designated Safeguarding Officer

Steve Brotherwood

Job Role: Operations Manager

01743 289177 ext. 269 – [email protected]

NCS Designated Safeguarding Officer

Calvin Latham

Job Role: Programme Manager for Education & Learning (Secondary, FE & HE)

01743 289177 ext. 269 – [email protected]

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