Policies & Procedures


Policies and procedures are essential to help us provide good quality provision that is compliant with the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (2017). Our policies and procedures do this by explaining to staff and parents about the type of childcare we offer and what actions we take in practice to achieve this.

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 Online Safety (inc use of Mobile Phones)

2.1 Employment

2.2 Student Placements

3.1 Induction of Staff, Volunteers and Managers

3.2 First Aid

4.1 The Role of the Key Person and Settling In

5.1 Staffing

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

6.7 Basic kitchen opening and closing checks template

7.1 Promoting Positive Behaviour

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

8.8 Health and Safety Risk Assessment Template

8.9 Fire Safety Risk Assessment Template

8.10 Staff personal safety

9.1 Valuing Diversity and Promoting Equality

9.2 Supporting Children with Special Educational Needs

9.3 Social Wellbeing Audit

9.4 Access Audit

9.5 British Values

10.1 Early Years Prospectus

10.2 Admissions

10.3 Application to Join

10.4 Registration Form

10.5 Parental Involvement

10.6 Children’s Records

10.7 Providers 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

10.13 Learning and Development

10.14 Childcare Terms & Conditions

10.15 Notification of Leaving