Club Welfare Officer – Urgently Required for 2018/19 Season

East Coker Cockerels FC are in need of a welfare office for the new season.  The welfare officer will be responsible for making sure coaches/helpers have an up to date & valid CRB certificate, and to be the point of contact for any safeguarding/welfare issues that may arise within the club.  Please contact us if you feel this is something you could help the club with.

Prerequisites to being a Welfare Officer

To become a club welfare officer you will need to:

  • 1. Attend The FA Safeguarding Children and Welfare Officer Workshops. Click here for more information.
  • 2. Have an in-date FA Accepted Enhanced with Children’s Barring List Check.

Make sure everyone knows you

To be effective as welfare officer it’s vital that everyone in your club/league knows who you are and how you can be contacted especially the players, parents and coaches. 

Implementing club safeguarding practice

The club welfare officer safeguarding checklist Click here will help you to ensure essential safeguards are place within your club.  

Please email secretary@eastcokercokerels.co.uk to register your interest.