Emmbrook Preschool © 2018 | Last reviewed: Dec 2018

Our policies help us to make sure that the service provided by the Preschool  is a high quality one and that being a member of the setting is an enjoyable and beneficial experience for each child and her/his parents.  Here are a list of our policies;


Child Protection:
1.1 Children's Rights and Entitlements
1.2 Safeguarding Children and Child Protection  
1.3 Looked after children
1.4  Uncollected Child
1.5  Missing Child
1.6 Use of mobile phones and cameras


Suitable People:
2.1  Employment
2.2 Student Placements
 Whistleblowing

Staff Qualifications, Training, Support and Skills:
3.1 Induction of staff, volunteers and managers
 Sample Contract
 Grievances Procedure - Employees
 Disciplinary Procedure - Employees
 Guidance Notes for Appraisers
 Supervision Meeting Record
3.2 First Aid
3.7 Emergency and Short Notice Closure

Key Person:
4.1 The role of the key person and settling-in

Staff: Child Ratios:
5.1 Staffing
 Attendance and Absence Policy

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


Managing Behaviour:
7.1 Achieving Positive Behaviour
 Anti Bullying

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
 (Includes: Contacting Emergency Services, Daily Checklist, Floor Plan, Fire Log Sheet,  Health and Safety Risk Assessment Template, Risk Assessment Site Visit, Weekly Safety  Checks)

Equal Opportunities:
9.1 Valuing Diversity and Promoting Equality
9.2 Supporting Children with Special Education Needs

Information and Records:
10.6 Children's Records
10.7 Providers Records
10.8 Transfer of Records to School
10.9 Confidentiality and Client Access to Records Policy
10.10 Information Sharing
10.12 Making a Complaint
 Retention Period for Records
 Alcohol Policy
 E-Safety Policy
 Social Networking Policy
 (Includes: Data Medical Form, Parent/Carer Rota, Timetable, Parent/Carer Information  Guide, Warm Welcome, Welcoming New Children, Parent/Carer Questionnaire, Accident  Forms, Leave of Absence, Collection of Children)