Ryedale Swimming Club follows the guidance in Wavepower for child safeguarding the Swim England (ASA) Code of Ethics and Codes of Conduct.  This will provide you details regarding:

  • Swim England Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Guidelines: Wavepower manual which sets out recommended procedures, guidelines and responsibilities for Swim England registered swim clubs and Swim England members.
  • DBS / Vetting and Barring scheme up-dates
  • Swimline
  • Complaints Procedure

We are fully committed to ensuring that all children thoroughly enjoy their swimming in a safe and supportive environment. If parents or children have any concerns or questions that they would like to ask, please get in touch with Eddie or Sharon.

Alternatively there is a dedicated helpline 0808 100 4001 called Swimline for anyone wishing to raise a safeguarding or welfare issue or North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children also provides further guidance (located under the ‘Useful Links’ section on their home page).