Safeguarding and Child Protection

The Excel Tennis Academy takes child protection and safeguarding very seriously.  

 

We are committed to prioritising the well-being of all children and adults at risk, promoting safeguarding in our clubs at all times, including all programmes and events we run. Our policies strive to minimise risk, deliver a positive tennis experience for everyone and respond appropriately to all safeguarding concerns/disclosures.

All our coaches are:

  • LTA Qualified

  • Enhanced DBS Checked

  • First Aid Trained 

All our venues have an appointed Welfare Officer which pupils and parents can contact in the event of a problem of if they have any questions. They are:

Witney Lawn Tennis Club: Kirtsy Strange  - 07890 811040 - kirsty.strange@btinternet.com

Lower Windrush Tennis Club: Joost Barnas - joost@lwtc.org.uk

Kingston Bagpuize with Southmoor Tennis Club - Sarah Lloyd  - sarah.lloyd@oum.ox.ac.uk

 

Concern Reporting Procedure

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Useful Contacts

Email: safeguarding@lta.org.uk 

NSPCC: 0808 800 5000

Emergency Services: 999

Note: You should inform the parent/carer of the concern, unless you believe it would put the child/adult at risk, yourself or others at risk