The Pre-school has a number of policies and procedures in place to ensure that children, staff and visitors are kept safe and healthy whilst at Pre-school. By adhering to these procedures, the Pre-school ensures the provision provided for the children is at the highest possible standards and accessible for all of those who attend. The children’s best interests are always paramount.

A summary of our policies and procedures is listed below for your information. The full versions of these documents are available at the Pre-school on request.

Our policies include: –

General Guidelines as to how the Pre-school runs: –

  • Admissions
  • Equal Opportunities
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Settling In
  • Fees and funding policy
  • Complaints
  • Achieving positive behaviour


Health, Safety and Welfare issues for both Staff, Children and Visitors: –

  • Safety & Accident Policy, including Evacuation Procedure
  • Accident procedure
  • Health and Hygiene
  • Safeguarding
  • Confidentially
  • Looked after children policy and procedure
  • Disclosures policy
  • Safe collection policy & Non collection of Children



  • Staff allegation procedure
  • Staff safety policy
  • Induction procedure
  • Student placement policy
  • Staff training
  • Promoting Safe practice – code of conduct for workers
  • Disciplinary procedures
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