Tennis players in action on the indoor court
Indoor purple and green tennis court
Outdoor purple and green tennis courts surrounded by trees
Four tennis players in action on the outdoor court
Winning tennis players with cup and cheering crowd
Outdoor clay tennis court surrounded by trees
Green tennis court with overhead cover
Tennis winners with trophy and applauding hands
Members in action on the outdoor tennis courts with lots of spectators
Outdoor rattan seating area surrounding cosy fire
The bar area at Wickwoods featuring the coffee machine
Drinks being poured at the bar
Cosy lounge area with brown sofas and garden view
Fine dining for two with red wine steak and chips
Steam room in the spa with blue tiles and lighting
Wickwoods swimming pool
Man enjoying the hydro pool
Lady on treadmill with personal trainer making notes

 

Wickwoods Country Club acknowledges the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and adults at risk. The club is committed to ensuring safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice and LTA requirements. A copy of the club’s full safeguarding policy is available from the Lodge, main reception and from the links below.

The club’s safeguarding policy recognises that the welfare and interests of children and adults at risk are paramount in all circumstances. It aims to ensure that regardless of age, ability or disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation, socio-economic background, all children:
• have a positive and enjoyable experience of tennis at Wickwoods Country Club in a safe and inclusive environment
• are protected from abuse whilst participating in tennis.

Wickwoods Country Club accepts the responsibility to take reasonable and appropriate steps to ensure the welfare of vulnerable children and adults.

As part of our safeguarding policy Wickwoods Country Club will:
• promote and prioritise the safety and well-being of children and adults at risk
• ensure everyone understands their roles and responsibilities in respect of safeguarding and is provided with appropriate learning opportunities to recognise, identify and respond to signs of abuse, neglect and other safeguarding concerns relating to children and adults at risk
• ensure appropriate action is taken in the event of incidents/concerns of abuse and support provided to the individual/s who raise or disclose the concern
• ensure that confidential, detailed and accurate records of all safeguarding concerns are maintained and securely stored
• prevent the employment/deployment of unsuitable individuals
• ensure robust safeguarding arrangements and procedures are in operation.

The club’s policy and procedures will be widely promoted and are mandatory for everyone involved in Wickwoods Country Club. Failure to comply with the policy and procedures will be addressed and may result in dismissal/exclusion from the club.

Monitoring
The club’s safeguarding policy will be reviewed every three years, or sooner in the following circumstances:
• changes in legislation and/or government guidance
• as required by the Local Safeguarding Children Board or LTA
• as a result of any other significant change or event

 


 

Links to full policies 

Safeguarding policy

British tennis diversity and inclusion policy 2018

Whistleblowing policy