CODE OF CONDUCT



Albion in the Community teams and clubs



Both the Player and (where relevant/under 18) the Player's parents/guardians understand that AITC is committed to the Player's well-being, future development, and realisation of potential.
In registering the Player in this programme, Albion in the Community (AITC), parents / guardians (where relevant) and the Player agree to the following Code of Conduct.



AITC AGREE TO PROVIDE:


  • A safe environment in which the Player can learn and develop without fear of abuse whilst providing consistent support for the Player

  • A structured football learning programme, appropriate to the age, ability, and growth of the Player

  • The potential to participate in football matches arranged or approved by AITC / Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club

  • Trained, screened and FA qualified coaching staff and facilities as determined by the rules and regulations outlined by The Football Association.

  • To provide a pathway for players appropriate to their current level of development, where possible

  • A Code of Conduct and guidelines/policy for teams and participants



THE PLAYER AGREES TO:


  • Attend the sessions regularly and punctually, behave with self-discipline and respect towards AITC staff, coaches and volunteers and other players.

  • Be respectful, supportive, and encouraging towards other players at all times

  • Behave in an appropriate manner when wearing AITC issued kit, both in and out of sessions.

  • Adhere to the AITC Code of Conduct and guidelines/policy for teams and participants

  • Abide by rules and guidelines set out for any session or by any venues



THE PARENTS/GUARDIANS AGREE TO:


  • Encourage and help the Player meet targets, including this Code of Conduct and guidelines/policy for teams and participants.

  • Abide by rules and guidelines set out for any session or by any venue.

  • Support the Player without pressure, praise good work and refrain from criticising lapses.

  • Communicate with the coaching staff, keeping them informed about matters affecting the player.

  • Adhere to AITC's Code of Conduct and guidelines/policy for teams and participants.



We, the undersigned, agree to the AITC teams' and clubs' Code of Conduct


Matt Dorn, Chief Executive for Albion in the Community


Name: .........................................................................................................


Date:..............................................................................


Signature: .................................................................................................... Player


Name: .........................................................................................................


Date:..............................................................................


Signature: .................................................................................................... Parent/Guardian

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