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Wellbeing and Protection Committee Member

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Scotland wide
  • Closing 14th June 2021

  • Advertised from 27th May 2021


Following our recent independent safeguarding review of performance programmes, we have established a Wellbeing and Protection Committee. This is a subcommittee of the Board, representing Scottish Gymnastics in relation to child protection, safeguarding and athlete wellbeing.

The Wellbeing and Protection Committee will provide advice and guidance on all safeguarding matters ensuring practical, strategic, and operational support to deliver Scottish Gymnastics’ safeguarding strategic objectives.

We are seeking new members from within our membership who are committed and passionate about child protection, safeguarding and athlete wellbeing from a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives, to join our Wellbeing and Protection Committee.

As a member of this group, you will steer, advise, and challenge, where appropriate, the Scottish Gymnastics Board of Directors and all decision-making bodies within Scottish Gymnastics on wellbeing, protection and safeguarding matters as well as develop and drive forward the strategic objectives on wellbeing, protection and safeguarding and review the company’s performance against these. As well as act as an ambassador for wellbeing and protection in Scottish Gymnastics always promoting and embodying our culture and values.

It is envisaged a Wellbeing and Protection Committee member will serve for an initial period of two years.

Application notes

> Further information can be found within the member role profile

If you would like a chat about the role, please contact Doc McKelvey, CEO on 07500 049603 or email

If you are interested in this role, please submit a note of interest detailing how your skills and expertise fit with the role to by 14 June 2021.