Safeguarding & Documents

Safeguarding

Old Bristolians Hockey Club is committed to providing a safe, effective, and enjoyable environment for people of all ages, and abilities to play hockey. To help achieve this we have adopted England Hockey’s Safeguarding and Protecting Young People in Hockey Policy, Procedures and Guidance.

We also adopt the Sport England definition of sports equity, and respect the rights, dignity and worth of every person.

Our policies and key England Hockey guidelines and policies to support safeguarding are below. Further information on safeguarding can be found at https://www.englandhockey.co.uk/governance/duty-of-care-in-hockey/safeguarding

Our Safeguarding officer is Jo Bezant whom you can contact @ welfareobhc@gmail.com

ClubMark

Old Bristolians Hockey Club is an England Hockey ClubMark Accredited Club.

ClubMark is the universally acknowledged cross-sport accreditation scheme awarded to community sports clubs that possess:

  • Higher standards of welfare, equity, coaching and management
  • Safer, stronger and more successful Club infrastructure
  • Safe, rewarding and fulfilling places for participants of all ages

Policies and Documents

EH Reporting Procedures