At Chiseldon Tennis Club we take our Safeguarding responsibilities seriously. 

We have an appointed an Interim Welfare Officer (WO) who holds operational responsibility for safeguarding in line with the LTA role profile and is supported by the Committee. The WO is the first point of contact to raise a safeguarding concern involving a child or adult at risk. They also play a proactive role in increasing an awareness of safeguarding within our venue.

The Interim Welfare Officer is:
Liz Lewis
+44 1793 397499

If the Welfare Officer is not available to report a safeguarding concern or allegation to, the alternative contact within our venue is:
Chairperson:Julie Porte
Telephone: 07753 199950
Email: porte.julie@gmail.com

Our policies are based on LTA templates and guidance. Hard copies are available in the changing room, or on request from the Club Secretary, Carol Gibbon.

They cover: Safeguarding; Diversity & Inclusion; Online Safety & Communication; Anti Bullying; Compliments,Complaints & Appeals; Photography & Filming; Safe Recruitment; Use of Changing Facilities; Anti Doping(Drugs).

You should also note the following LTA documents: Safeguarding at Events,Activities & Competitions; Safeguarding Guide County Cup & League Matches. These are available at lta.org.uk.