• Coaches who are appointed or seeking appointment (whether employed, contracted or otherwise) for reward;• Volunteer personnel appointed or seeking appointment, who will or are likely to travel away with teams of competitors under 18 years of age; and• Persons appointed or seeking appointment to a role in which that person is likely to have individual and unsupervised contact with competitors under 18 years of age (for example, a team manager).
The Swimming Australia Member Protection Policy also makes it a breach of the policy to appoint, or continue to appoint, a person to a role set out above:• Without first obtaining this declaration; or • Where this declaration reveals the person is a Prohibited Person.
The Swimming Australia Member Protection Policy defines a Serious Sex Offence to mean an offence involving sexual activity or acts of indecency including but not limited to: • Rape• Unlawful Sexual Intercourse• Indecent assault• Sexual assault• Assault with intent to have sexual intercourse• Incest• Sexual penetration of child under the age of 17• Indecent act with child under the age of 17• Sexual relationship with child under the age of 17• Sexual offences against people with impaired mental functioning• Abduction and detention• Procuring sexual penetration by threats or fraud• Procuring sexual penetration of child under the age of 17• Bestiality• Soliciting acts of sexual penetration or indecent acts• Promoting or engaging in acts of child prostitution• Obtaining benefits from child prostitution• Possession of child pornography• Publishing child pornography and indecent articles.• Indecent filming of a child under the age of 17 years.
I have read and understood the above information in relation to the Swimming Australia Member Protection Policy and understand my responsibilities and obligations under it.
I declare that I am not a person prohibited under the Swimming Australia Member Protection Policy from working or seeking work in the roles set out above.
I acknowledge that I am required to advise the CEO or most senior manager of the organisation appointing me, immediately upon becoming a Prohibited Person.