St. Richards Pre-school, Collingwood Road, Worthing, West Sussex. BN12 6HZ

© St. Richards Pre-school 2014

Policies and Procedures


We have many policies and procedures at St Richards Pre-school to protect the children and to help ensure we maintain high standards of care at all times.


SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN


Allegations of child abuse against a member of staff

Arrival and departure of children

Collection of children

Complaints

Confidentiality

Data protection

Emergency closure

Missing child

Mobile phones, cameras and videos

Outings

Protection of children while at pre-school

Safeguarding children

Visitors

Whistleblowing


Equality of opportunity


Achieving positive behaviour

Equal opportunities

Special educational needs/inclusion

Promoting health and hygiene


Administering medication

Allergies and allergic reactions

Food and drink

Health and hygiene

Nappy changing

Sick child at pre-school

Smoking, alcohol and drugs

Sun protection

Employment


Disciplinary procedures for staff

Employment and staffing (incl. Recruitment and training)

Grievance procedures for employees

Induction of staff and volunteers

Manual handling

Staff supervision

Social networking

Student placements

Suitable premises, environment and equipment


Accidents and incidents

Fire/evacuation drill

Health and safety

Protection of staff

Risk assessments

Selecting equipment and toys

Organisation


Admissions

Curriculum

Fees and funding

The role of the key person and settling in

Record keeping

Working in partnership with other agencies

Working in partnership with parents

Documentation


Accessibility plan

Complaints forms

Notifiable diseases

Poisonous plants


A copy of all policies and procedures are kept at the setting for parents to read