JOTI Radio is powered by Avon Scout Radio, a UK-based Scouts’ Active Support Unit and, as such, we comply fully with The Scout Association’s safeguarding policies, detailed at: scouts.org.uk/safeguarding
We also have our own safeguarding policy detailed below, if you have any queries you should contact us addressing your correspondance to the “Station Manager”.
JOTI Radio: Safeguarding Policy
JOTI Radio acknowledges the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and is committed to ensuring safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice and The Scout Association’s requirements.
The policy recognises that the welfare and interests of children 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
JOTI Radio acknowledges that some children, including disabled children and young people or those from ethnic minority communities, can be particularly vulnerable to abuse and we accept the responsibility to take reasonable and appropriate steps to ensure their welfare.
As part of our safeguarding policy JOTI Radio will
The policy and procedures will be widely promoted and are mandatory for everyone involved in JOTI Radio. Failure to comply with the policy and procedures will be addressed without delay and may ultimately result in dismissal/exclusion from the organisation.
The policy will be reviewed a year after development and then every three years, or in the following circumstances:
(Last reviewed April 2018)