Chris has overarching responsibility for how safeguarding is embedded and operationalised within McKinstry Family Karate.

His role is to ensure a culture of safeguarding in our club and to ensure a commitment to invest in the development of our safeguarding culture as part of our commitment to the best outcomes for children and young/vulnerable adults.

His role is to;

  • Champion a person centred approach to safeguarding.
  • Advise, support and report to the Chief Instructor/Owner and Governing Body.
  • Is Primary safeguarding contact.
  • Promotion of quality and care.
  • Promote appropriate learning and development.
  • Coordinate relevant policies, procedures and safeguarding resources.
  • Manage referrals and their case management.
  • Maintain own skill and development.
  • Develop, maintain and review the organisational plan for safeguarding.

Chris can be contacted via
Chris Allen
McKinstry Family Karate Safeguarding Lead
T: 07785 921110
Escalation is through the British Martial Arts and Boxing Association