Policies & Procedures

 

The Pre-school has a wide range of policies, agreements and risk assessments, all of which are accessible to all parents which are held in the office. Please ask at the office if you would like to see something specific.

Below is a full list of our Policies & Procedures:

Child Protection

  • 1.0 Child Protection Policy

  • 1.1 Children’s Rights and Entitlements

  • 1.2 Safeguarding Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults

  • 1.3 Safeguarding: Managing Allegations of Abuse against a member of staff

  • 1.4 Whistle Blowing

  • 1.5 Looked after children

  • 1.6 Uncollected Child

  • 1.7 Missing Child

  • 1.8 Babysitting Policy

  • 1.9 Online safety (incl. mobile phones and cameras)

  • 2.0 Privacy Notice + Tapestry contract

Suitable People

  • 2.1 Employment

  • 2.2 Student Placements

Staff Qualifications, Training, Support and Skills

  • 3.1 Induction of staff, volunteers and managers

  • 3.2 First Aid

Key Person

  • 4.1 Settling in and role of the key person

  • 5.1 Staffing

Health

  • 6.1 Administering Medicines

  • 6.2 Managing Children who are sick, infectious, or with allergies

  • 6.3 Recording and Reporting of accidents and incidents

  • 6.4 Nappy Changing

  • 6.5 Food and Drink

  • 6.6 Food Hygiene

  • 6.7 Basic kitchen opening and closing checks

  • 6.8 Heating food log

  • 6.9 Sun Safety Policy

Managing Behaviour

  • 7.1 Promoting Positive Behaviour

  • 7.2 Biting Policy

Safety and Suitability of Premises, Environment and Equipment

  • 8.1 Health and Safety General Standards

  • 8.2 Maintaining Children’s Safety and Security on Premises

  • 8.3 Supervision of Children on Outings and Visits

  • 8.4 Risk Assessment

  • 8.5 Fire Safety and Emergency Evacuation

  • 8.6 Animals in the Setting

  • 8.7 No Smoking

  • 8.8 Health and safety risk assessment

  • 8.9 Fire safety risk assessment

  • 8.10 Staff personal safety including home visits

  • 8.11 Care, Learning and Play Policy (inc. outdoor play)

  • 8.12 Dangerous plants

Equal Opportunities

  • 9.1 Valuing diversity and promoting inclusion and equality

  • 9.2 Supporting children with special educational needs

  • 9.3 Social Wellbeing audit

  • 9.4 Access Audit

  • 9.5 British Values

Information and Records

  • 10.1 Early Years Prospectus

  • 10.2 Admissions

  • 10.3 Application to Join

  • 10.4 Registration Form

  • 10.5 Parental involvement

  • 10.6 Children’s Records

  • 10.7 Providers Records

  • 10.8 Transfer of records to school

  • 10.9 Confidentiality and Client access to records

  • 10.10 Information Sharing

  • 10.11 Working in partnership with other agencies

  • 10.12 Making a complaint

  • 10.13 Childcare terms and conditions

  • 10.14 Notification to leave form

  • 10.15 Schedule of fees

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