MEMBERSHIP OF STREETWISE COMMUNITY CIRCUS

 

We're always open to new members. If you're interested in joining Streetwise as a tutor, samba player or just finding out more, then feel free to get in touch through the contact page.

 

Membership of SCC is open to anyone who achieves the required skill level – Check out the skill levels document below. Many of our members attend Queens University Juggling Club which runs throughout most of the year 5pm-7pm on a Friday at Queens Student Union snack bar. This is a good place to learn and improve some of the skills that we teach

 

Membership Process

All new SCC members will be checked and cleared through Access NI. These checks will be carried out annually.

 

All SCC members will attend induction training to make them aware of policies, procedures, guidelines and the boundaries or limits within which they must operate. All members must agree to abide by SCC's drugs policy. All new members will be given a certificate signed and dated confirming that this has taken place

 

All new members must achieve at least level 2 certificates in all the required skills. These levels are advertised publicly on our website and available at our weekly practice sessions.

 

All new members will be interviewed by two members of the committee to establish their suitability and clarify their understanding of the role of circus tutors including the  core competencies (adopted Oct 2011) required for the position.

 

SCC will require two written references from new members.

 

All new members must be approved by the Board.

 

All information relating to recruitment and selection will be securely and confidentially stored. SCC's handling and storage of criminal history information complies fully with Access NI s Code of Practice for the storage, retention and disposal of disclosure information.

STREETWISE CIRCUS TUTOR LEVEL REQUIREMENTS

streetwise  Management board

 

Streetwise Community Circus Management Board meet on a monthly basis. Minutes are uploaded to this page and can be read/downloaded below

Streetwise minutes April 2017

Streetwise minutes March 2017

Streetwise minutes Feb 2017

Streetwise minutes Jan 2017

Streetwise minutes Dec 2016

Streetwise minutes Nov 2016

Streetwise minutes Oct 2016

Streetwise minutes Sep 2016

Streetwise minutes Aug 2016

Streetwise minutes July 2016

streetwise  POLICY DOCUMENTS

 

Streetwise Community Circus ensure that all work is guided by clear policy structures. Click the links below to review our policies.

Child & Vulnerable Adult Policy

Code of Behaviour Policy

Disciplinary Policy

Drugs Policy

Environmental Policy

Equal Opportunities Policy

Financial Policy & Procedures

Health & Safety Policy

Recruitment Policy

Risk Assessment Template