Code of conduct for club officials and volunteers


The essence of good ethical conduct and practice is summarised below. All volunteers must:


        Consider the well-being and safety of participants before the development of


        Develop an appropriate working relationship with performers, based on mutual trust

         and respect.

        Make sure all activities are appropriate to the age, ability and experience of those

         taking part

        Promote the positive aspects of the sport (e.g. fair play)

        Display consistently high standards of behaviour and appearance

        Follow all guidelines laid down by the national governing body and the club

        Hold the appropriate, valid qualifications and insurance cover

        Never exert undue influence over performers to obtain personal benefit or reward

     .        Never condone rule violations of the laws, rough play or the use of prohibited



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