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Code of Conduct

Crewe Alexandra F.C Football in the Community Scheme
Coaches Code of Conduct

All coaches employed by Crewe Alexandra are required to adhere to the following F.A. Coaches Association (FACA) Code of Conduct ;

  • Coaches must respect the rights, dignity and worth of every person and treat each equally within the context of the sport.
  • Coaches must place the well-being and safety of each player above all other considerations, including the development of performance.
  • Coaches must adhere to all guidelines laid down by FACA and the Rules of The Football Association.
  • Coaches must develop an appropriate working relationship with each player based on mutual trust and respect.
  • Coaches must not exert undue influence to obtain personal benefit or reward.
  • Coaches must encourage and guide players to accept responsibility for their own behaviour and performance.
  • Coaches must ensure that the activities they direct or advocate are appropriate for the age, maturity, experience and ability of players.
  • Coaches should, at the outset, clarify with the player (and where appropriate, their parents/teachers ) exactly what is expected of them and also what they are entitled to expect from their coach.
  • Coaches must always promote the positive aspects of the sport (e.g. fair play ) and never condone violations of the Laws of the Game, behaviour contrary to the spirit of the Laws of the Game or relevant rules and regulations or the use of prohibited substances or techniques.
  • Coaches must consistently display high standards of behaviour and appearance.