Club Constitution & Rules

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CLUB CONSTITUTION AND RULES
Our constitution governs the way in which the club is run for and on behalf of its members.

CODE OF CONDUCT: Parents and Guardians
Boothstown Football Club exists to allow children in our local area to enjoy playing football.  The club greatly appreciates the support of parents and guardians and asks that they familiarize themselves with our code of conduct and ensure that the interests of all players are paramount.

CODE OF CONDUCT: Players
We ask and expect all our players to maintain the spirit of the game and act in a sportsman-like manner at all times.  Players should familiarize themselves with our code of conduct which explains, in detail, how Boothstown players ought to behave on and off the pitch when representing the club.

CHILD PROTECTION POLICY
The safety of our players is of vital importance to Boothstown Football Club. The club is committed to creating and maintaining the safest possible environment for children and young people to practice youth football, recognising that all children have the right to freedom from abuse.

ANTI-DISCRIMINATION POLICY
Football belongs to, and should be enjoyed by, everyone equally.  Our commitment is to eliminate discrimination whether by reason of gender, sexual orientation, race, nationality, ethnic origin, colour, religion or ability and to encourage equal opportunities. Boothstown Football Club is responsible for setting standards and values to apply throughout the club at every level.  Our commitment is to confront and eliminate discrimination.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES POLICY
Boothstown Football Club is committed to a policy of equal treatment of all members and requires all members of whatever level of authority, to abide and adhere to this general principle and requirements of the Codes of Practice issued by the Equal Opportunities Commission and Commission for Racial Equality.

RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION POLICY
Boothstown Football Club is committed to ensuring that all who work within the club meet with set selection criteria and suitable standards detailed in this policy document.

MANAGERS HANDBOOK
A helpful compendium of everything that is required of our team managers.

COMPLAINTS POLICY AND PROCEDURE
We hope everyone’s experience of Boothstown Football Club is a positive one.  However, should have cause for complaint, this is how should raise a complaint and how we will deal with it.