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Learning disabilities and intellectual impairments

Topics: Deaf and disabled children Involving children and young people Type: Best practice

This factsheet outlines what a learning disability or intellectual impairment is and how this affects the individual when processing and making sense of information.

Over protective parents

Topics: Deaf and disabled children Involving children and young people Type: Best practice

This factsheet provides guidance outlines how sports can work in partnership with disabled athlete’s parents and carers.

Personal care responsibilities for disabled athletes

Topics: Deaf and disabled children Involving children and young people Type: Best practice

This factsheet helps sports to consider personal care responsibilities for disabled young athletes.

Sport, disability and vulnerability

Topics: Deaf and disabled children Involving children and young people Type: Best practice

This factsheet provides guidance for sports clubs and organisations on how to have a person-centred approach to disability.

Organising safe sporting events – a briefing for schools

Topics: Community and school sports Trips, events and travel Type: Best practice

Best practice for schools organising and attending sports events. This briefing also covers the safe recruitment of sports coaches and volunteers.

Recognising and responding to harmful sexual behaviour displayed by young people

Topics: Inappropriate or concerning behaviour Type: Best practice

This briefing provides an overview of sexually harmful behaviour in children and young people and recommends ways in which to address worrying behaviour.

Club welfare officer – job description template

Topics: Safeguarding standards Type: Best practice

Use this sample job description as a template to assist you when recruiting for a club welfare officer role.

Lead safeguarding officer – job description template

Topics: Safeguarding standards Type: Best practice

This template provides a sample job description for a lead safeguarding officer role in the context of protecting children in sport.

Regional/county safeguarding officer – job description template

Topics: Safeguarding standards Type: Best practice

A sample job description for a regional or county safeguarding officer role, which you can use as a template when recruiting.

Kent Sport's safeguarding adults at risk policy

Topics: Duty of care Athlete wellbeing Deaf and disabled children Type: Best practice

A good-practice example from Kent Sport. They have developed their 'Safeguarding adults at risk in sport' policy to safeguard adults at risk from potential abuse.