Current Policies and Procedures of the Nursery


1.0 Child Protection

1.1 Children's rights and entitlements

1.2 Safeguarding children and child protection

   1.2b Preventing radicalisation and tackling extremism

1.3 Looked after children

1.4 Uncollected children

1.5 Missing children

1.6 Online safety including use of mobile phones and cameras

1.7 Unknown absence

2.0 Suitable People

2.1 Employment

2.2 Student placements

2.3 Alcohol and substance policy

3.0 Staff Qualifications, Training, Support and Skills

3.1 Induction of staff, volunteers and managers

3.2 First aid

4.0 Key Person

4.1 The Role of the key person in the setting and settling in

5.0 Staff: Child Ratios

5.1 Staffing

6.0 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

6.8 Individual health plan

7.0 Managing Behaviour

7.1 Promoting positive behaviour

8.0 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

   8.5a Fire safety and emergency evacuation

   8.5b Fire risk assessment template

8.6 Animals in the setting

8.7 No smoking

8.8 Risk assessment for indoor and outdoor equipment

8.10 Forest school policy

8.11 Broadmoor alarm procedure

8.12 Emergency and short notice closures policy

8.13 Staff safety including home visits

9.0 Equal Opportunities

9.1 Valuing diversity and promoting inclusion and equality

9.2 Supporting children with special educational needs

10.0 Information and Records

10.1 Privacy notice for parents

   10.1b Data protection policy

10.2 Admissions

10.5 Parental involvement

10.6 Children's records

10.7 Provider 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

11.0 Other

11.1 Risk assessment for use of hazardous chemicals

11.2 Risk, Benefit analysis of loose parts play

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