Policies & Procedures

Our Policies & Procedures

Our policies and procedures are essential in helping our teams provide high standards of childcare.  These processes are at the heart of our practice and ensures our provisions provide a good quality that is compliant with the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS).

 

We have divided this up into Five sections:

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Section 1
Child Protection 
Section 1
Child Protection 

1.1 Children’s rights and entitlements

1.2 Safeguarding children and child protection

1.3 British Values

1.4 Prevent Duty

1.5 Looked after children

1.6 Uncollected child

1.7 Missing child

1.8 Mobile Phones, Electronic Devices and Social Networking

Section 2
Workforce
Section 2
Workforce 

2.1 Employment

2.2 First Aid

2.3 Student placements

2.4 The role of the key person and settling-in

2.5 Staffing

2.6 Code of Conduct

2.7 Dignity at Work

2.8 Professional and personal boundaries

2.9 Whistle Blowing

2.10 Alcohol and other substances

Section 3
Childcare
Section 3
Childcare 

3.1 Admissions & Registrations

3.2 Partnership with parents & carers

3.3 The Learning Cycle

3.4 GDPR

3.5 Achieving positive behaviour

3.6 Supporting S.E.N.D

3.7 Valuing diversity and promoting equality

3.8 Records & Confidential Information

3.9 Making a complaint  

Section 4
Health
Section 4
Health 

4.1 Administering Medicines

4.2 Managing children who are sick, infectious, or with allergies

4.3 Recording and reporting of accidents and incidents

4.4 Nappy changing

4.5 Food and Drink

4.6 Food Safety

4.7 Sun Care

4.8 Cleaning Standards

Section 5
Safety
Section 5
Safety 

5.1 Health & Safety Standards

5.2 Safety and security on premises

5.3 Outings and visits

5.4 Risk Assessment

5.5 Fire safety and emergency evacuation

5.6 Animals in the setting

5.7 No Smoking

5.8 Minibus & Commuting to School

Privacy
Notice
Privacy
Notice 

Privacy Notice - Data Protection Act 1998 and General Data Protection Regulations – 2018

We collect and use children’s information under section 537A of the Education Act 1996, and section 83 of the Children Act 1989.  We also comply with Article 6(1)(c) and Article 9(2)(b) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, May 2018).

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