Code of Conduct for Coaches
The essence of good ethical conduct and practice is summarised below.
All coaches must:
Consider the well-being and safety of participants before the development of performance.
Develop an appropriate working relationship with performers, based on mutual trust and respect
Make sure all activities are appropriate to the age, ability and experience of those taking part
Promote the positive aspects of Volleyball e.g. fair play
Display consistently high standards of behaviour and appearance
Follow all guidelines laid down by the English Volleyball Association and the club
Hold the appropriate, valid qualifications and insurance cover
Never exert undue influence over performers to obtain personal benefit or reward
Never condone rule violations, rough play or the use of prohibitive substances
Encourage performers to value their performance and not just results.