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Policies

At Puddle-ducks Pre-school our policies are reviewed annually to ensure they reflect our current practice and that they are in line with the latest legislation.  

Copies of our policies and procedures are available for you to read at any time and are listed under the following headings:-

 

COVID-19 CHILD PROTECTION POLICY ADDENDUM

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SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN

Children’s rights & entitlement.
Safeguarding children.
The Prevent Duty & Promoting British Values.
Looked after children.   

ENVIRONMENT

Confidentiality & client access to records.
Mobile phone & camera.
Information sharing.
Uncollected child.
Missing child.
Supervision of children on outings & visits.
Maintaining children’s safety & security on the premises.
Making a complaint.
Whistle Blowing policy.

EQUALITY OF OPPORTUNITY

Value diversity & promoting equality.
Supporting children with Special educational Needs.
Achieving positive behaviour.

PROMOTING HEALTH & HYGIENE

Administering medicines.
Managing children with allergies.
Nappy changing.
No – Smoking.
First aid.
Sun Care.

SUITABLE PEOPLE

Employment & staffing.
Induction of staff/volunteers, managers.
Student placements

SUITABLE EQUIPMENT, PREMISES & ENVIRONMENT

Risk assessment.
Health & Safety general standards.Information sharing.
Fire safety & Emergency evacuation.
Recording & reporting accidents/incidents.
Food hygiene.               

ORGANISATION

Admissions policy.
The role of the key person & settling in.
Essential elements of the key person role.
Puddle-Ducks prospectus.
Parent involvement policy.
Working in partnership with other agencies.
Working in partnership with other settings.    

DOCUMENTATION

Children’s records.
Provider records.
Transfer of records to school.