Child Protection Officer

Due to a recent resignation, we are looking to recruit a Child Protection Officer for the Club.  You will appreciate this is an essential role within the Club and is a requirement within our Codes of Practice.


The CPO will be involved in ensuring the Club complies with the Scottish Swimming Child Protection Policy and current legislation and will ensure that athletes and volunteers are training/competing/working within a safe environment.


Main tasks within the role are:

  • Be able to implement the SGB child protection policy and procedures.

  • Encourage good practice by promoting and championing the child protection policy and procedures.

  • Conduct the administrative work associated with processing information on new volunteers / staff


Key skills:

  • Good organisation and communication skills

  • Reliable, trustworthy and a good listener

  • Understanding & appreciation for the need for confidentiality

  • Approachable & friendly


    A full job description is available from Aileen Lambie, Development Officer.

    For an informal chat please contact or please feel free to speak to any of the Committee members who you will find in the café area most nights.