Policy and Procedures

All the following policies are available to view on request:-

CHILD PROTECTION
• Children’s rights and entitlements
• Safeguarding children and child protection
• Looked after children
• Uncollected child
• Missing child
• Use of mobile phones and cameras

SUITABLE PEOPLE
• Employment • Student placements

STAFF QUALIFICATIONS, TRAINING, SUPPORT AND SKILLS
• Induction of staff, volunteers and managers
• First Aid

KEY PERSON
• The role of the key person and settling-in

STAFF:CHILD RATIOS
• Staffing

HEALTH
• Administrating medicines
• Managing children who are sick, infectious, or with allergies
• Recording and reporting of accidents and incidents
• Nappy changing
• Food and drink

MANAGING BEHAVIOUR
• Achieving positive behaviour

SAFETY, SUITABILITY OR PREMISES, ENVIRONMENT AND EQUIPMENT
• Health and safety general standards
• Equipment and resources policy
• Maintaining children’s safety and security on premises
• Supervision of children on outings and visits
• Risk assessment
• Fire safety and emergency evacuation

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES
• Valuing diversity and promoting equality
• Special education needs/disability policy

INFORMATION AND RECORDS
• Admissions • Transition
• Parental involvement
• Children’s records
• Provider records
• Transfer of records to school
• Confidentiality and client access to records
• Information sharing
• Working in partnership with other agencies
• Making a complaint