NOR is a Club Mark accredited club. It shows that a club provides the right environment which ensures the welfare of members and encourages everyone to enjoy sport and stay involved throughout their lives.
An accredited club is recognised as a safe, rewarding and fulfilling place for participants of all ages as well as helping parents and carers know that they’re choosing the right club for their young people.
Presentation of Clubmark Award to Michael Chopping
at Sheringham Park on 6th October 2013
Code of Conduct for Club Officials and VolunteersEffective from 9 November 2011
All volunteers must –
- Make sure all activities are appropriate to the age, ability and experience of those taking part.
- Develop an appropriate working relationship with juniors who take part in club activities, based on mutual trust and respect.
- Consider the well-being and safety of participants.
- Promote the positive aspects of the sport (e g exercise, fair play and respect for thecountryside).
- Display consistently high standards of behaviour and appearance.
- Follow all guidelines laid down by British Orienteering and the Club.
- Hold the appropriate, valid qualifications and insurance cover.
- Never condone bad behaviour or the use of prohibited substances.
Further information on policies and code of conduct in relation to young people is on the Junior section of the website.