Child Protection Policy Statment

Dragon Taekwondo is committed to ensuring that all young people taking part in Taekwondo have a safe and positive experience. This club is committed to developing and implementing policies and procedures to ensure that everyone knows and accepts their responsibility in relation to a duty of care for young people. Dragon Taekwondo recognises that it is not the responsibility of those individuals working within the club to determine if abuse has taken place, but it is their responsibility to act upon and report any concerns.If any person within the club has a query to this policy’s relevance to their role and duties, then please contact the clubs Child Protection Officer.


The Club and those involved with the club will abide by the following principles and statements:

  • All young people within Dragon Taekwondo, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, race, religion, sexual, orientation, ability or disability, have            the right to be
  • All young people participating in sport have a right to do so in a safe
  • All adults involved with the club will provide a safe, positive and fun sporting experience for young
  • All volunteers, coaches and officials will understand and be supported in their role and responsibility regarding the duty of care for young
  • All suspicions and allegations will be taken seriously, managed and dealt with swiftly and
  • The club will assist coaches, volunteers and officials to remain up-to-date with the latest safeguarding and child protection
  • The club has appointed two Child Protection Officers whose roles are to be responsible for issues concerning child welfare at the
  • The club has a club Designated Person to report any such incidents to the relevant

Should you or any member of Dragon Taekwondo have any issues regarding child protection or special needs, please consult a member of our team.

Kind Regards,

Graham McClean

Head Instructor & Children’s Officer

Dragon Taekwondo

6th June 2018