Policies and procedures

At Wheatcroft Preschool we have an extensive list of policies and procedures.



Child Protection


 Children’s Rights and Entitlements

 Safeguarding Children and Child Protection

 Looked after Children

 Uncollected Children

 Missing Child

 Use of Mobile Phones and Cameras

 Whistle Blowing Policy

      Facebook Website and Online

      British Values



Suitable People


 Employment

 Student Placements


Staff Qualifications, Training Support and Skills


 Induction of Staff and Volunteers

 First Aid


Key Person


 The Role of the Key Person and Setting In

 Home Visits




    Administering Medicines

    Procedures for Children who are Sick, Infectious or with Allergies

 Recording and Reporting of Accidents and Incidents

 Nappy Changing

 Food and Drink

 Food Hygiene


Managing Behaviour


     Promoting Positive Behaviour


Staff:Child Ratios


 Staffing


Safety and Suitability of Premise, Environment and Equipment


 Health and Hygiene

 Maintaining children’s Safety and Security on Premises

 Supervision of Children on Outings and Visits

 Risk Assessment

 Fire Safety and Emergency Evacuation


      Staff and Committee Personal Safety

      Outdoor Play Policy


Equal Opportunities


 Valuing Diversity and Promoting Equality

 Supporting Children with Special Educational Needs or Disabilities


Information and Records


 Admissions

Parental Involvement

 Children’s Records

 Providers Records

 Transfer of Records to school

 Confidentiality and Access to Records

 Information Sharing

 Working in Partnership with other Agencies

    Making a Complaint

     Payment Policy



Child Protection Health Staff Key Person Managing Behaviour Ratios Safety and Suitability Information & Records Equal Opportunities Suitable People

Please Note:


Our Policies and Procedures are reviewed inline with the Earky Years Alliance. If there are any issues with any of them please contact us.


Due to be updated October 2020