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Vetting sports coaches in schools in Northern Ireland

Topics: Safe recruitment Type: Best practice

This briefing is designed to help clarify who has responsibility for undertaking an AccessNI check for sports coaches operating in schools and how often they require new disclosure certificates.

Jan 20 2014

Self harming in sport

Topics: Self-harming Athlete wellbeing Type: Best practice

This CPSU briefing paper aims to support those working with young people in sport to better understand self harm and to enable them to be more aware of and respond appropriately to the issue.

Jan 01 2014

Partnership Check and Challenge Tool (Northern Ireland)

Topics: Safeguarding standards Community and school sports Type: Tools

This simple-to-use checklist has been developed to support partners involved in providing sport activities for children and young people in Northern Ireland. It's intended to help ensure young participants will be safe and looked after during these activities.

Dec 09 2013

Tackling SHA and body image in sport

Topics: Inappropriate or concerning behaviour Elite athletes Athlete wellbeing Type: Tools

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has produced two educational toolkits on the issues of sexual harassment and abuse, and healthy body image in sport.

Nov 29 2013

Club framework for safeguarding standards in sport (NI)

Topics: Safeguarding framework Type: Tools

This framework provides a set of standards of good practice for clubs in NI to work towards. These standards help organisations know what they need to do to protect children involved in sport, and to minimise avoidable risks.

Nov 01 2013

Inter-school competition (level 2) – safe event planning

Topics: Trips, events and travel Community and school sports Type: Tools

This flowchart has been developed to support safe event planning for inter-school competition (level 2). The information is intended to complement the detailed guidance, Safe sport events, activities and competitions (SSE).

Oct 29 2013

School Games festival (level 3) – safe event planning

Topics: Trips, events and travel Community and school sports Type: Tools

This flowchart has been developed to support safe event planning for level-3 School Games. The information is intended to complement the detailed guidance, Safe sports events, activities and competitions (SSE).

Oct 29 2013

The foundations of abuse

Topics: Research Type: Research

This NCA CEOP report – The Foundations of Abuse: A thematic assessment of the risk of child sexual abuse by adults in institutions – observes that the current definition of 'Position of Trust' includes a limited number of roles.

Oct 28 2013

International Child Protection Certificate (ICPC)

Topics: Safe recruitment Safeguarding standards Type: Policies

The International Child Protection Certificate (ICPC), developed by ACPO and CEOP, is a criminal records check for UK nationals or non-UK nationals previously resident in the UK, seeking to work with children overseas.

Oct 21 2013

NSPCC report – 'No one noticed, no one heard'

Topics: Research Type: Research

NSPCC report about young people’s experiences of childhood abuse, how they disclosed the abuse and what help was available to them.

Oct 15 2013