Kent Junior Committee

This page will host the information about the Kent Junior Committee.

The Junior Committee is Responsible for:

  1. Overseeing the Player Pathway in Kent
  2. Overseeing junior competitions (School and Club) in Kent
  3. Creating opportunities for juniors to play hockey in Kent.

To ensure the Player Pathway in Kent is run effectively, including:

  • Ensuring coaches are safe, competent and hold the appropriate insurance / licences, including enhanced DBS certificates
  • Ensuring complaints are handled effectively
  • Ensuring adequate provision across the county
  • Ensuring income and expenditure from the Player Pathway is accounted for correctly

Support the development of junior hockey in school and clubs

To ensure junior competitions for schools and clubs are run effectively, including:

  • Boys club league and cup competitions
  • Girls club league and cup competitions
  • Any junior club competitions required by EH, East or South
  • Boys school cup competitions
  • Girls school cup competitions
  • Any schools cup competitions required by EH, East or South

Help to ensure competitions continue to be relevant to their participants and respond to feedback from clubs and participants.

Help to ensure information regarding competitions, including entry, orders of play and results, are posted to the county website in a timely fashion.

Ensure that the winners of the County competitions are informed of any progression on to regional or national rounds.

Ensure the regional or national competition organisers are informed of any Kent qualifiers

Support initiatives to increase participation amongst children




Operating Model for the Kent Junior Committee:

The committee will ultimately be responsible to:

  • The Vice President Juniors

The Sub‐Committee shall comprise at least the following:

  • The Vice President Juniors
  • The Player Pathway co‐ordinator
  • The treasurer
  • Two club representatives 
  • The league organisers for boys 
  • The league organisers for girls 
  • The competition organiser for girls’ schools 
  • The competition organiser for boys’ schools  

The Committee shall meet at least twice a year to discuss the Player Pathway in Kent, the minimum attendees will be:

  • The Vice President Juniors
  • The Player Pathway co‐ordinator
  • The treasurer
  • The two club representatives

At least once a year to discuss junior and school competitions in Kent, the minimum attendees will be:

  • The Vice President Juniors
  • The Player Pathway co‐ordinator
  • Two club representatives
  • The league organisers for boys
  • The league organisers for girls
  • The competition organiser for girls’ schools
  • The competition organiser for boys’ schools

The committee will meet one further time with topics for discussion and attendees to be decided by the Vice President Juniors.

Any further meetings will be at the discretion of the Vice President Juniors.

Club representatives will be appointed on an annual basis by the Vice President Juniors, with support from the Vice President Mens and Vice President Ladies, to be representative of clubs across Kent.

Meeting Minutes

Minutes of the meeting of Kent Hockey Schools

1st Meeting of the Junior Kent Hockey Clubs