Safeguarding at Synergy

We are committed to the safeguarding of all our participants no matter what their involvement with Synergy Gymnastics including children and vulnerable adults.

If you need to report a concern please use the button below to contact the Lead Welfare Officer.

Meet The Team

Everybody that works or volunteers at Synergy has a responsibility for Safeguarding. In addition, the designated people below have specific roles and responsibilities for Safeguarding.

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Levent Charles, Director with Responsibility for Safeguarding

Louise Mearns, Lead Welfare Officer

Shireen Pela, Welfare Officer   

Becky Cameron-Lewis, Welfare Officer

Policies and Procedures

Safeguarding Policy

Our Safeguarding Policy and Procedures document details how we help keep children and vulnerable people safe.

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Anti-Bullying Policy

Find out how we take a pro-active approach to prevent bullying and how we deal with the rare occasions when it does.

Code of Conduct

Discover the high standards we expect of our staff both paid and voluntary.

Equity Policy

We believe everybody should be treated equally no matter their background.

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Child Friendly Information

Follow the links below to read information about common topics in gymnastics. We have tried to present key information from our longer policy documents in a way that people of all ages, including children can understand. If you have any questions about the information provided please get in touch with us on or 0203 978 1430.

As a British Gymnastics affiliated club, we adhere to the standards and expectations set by the national governing body of the sport.

British Gymnastics Safeguarding

The Welfare and Safe Sports Team at BG has a focus on Safeguarding across the sport including responding to complaints and concerns raised by it's members. Contact BG Customer service and ask for a member of the team on 03451297129 or
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Welfare and Safe Sports Team
A team of regional welfare officers support clubs, club members and the work of the Welfare and Safe Sports Team at British Gymnastics. Synergy Gymnastics is affiliated to the London Gymnastics Region whose Welfare Officer is Louise Doyle:
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