Little Buddies Day Nursery

 Flackwell Heath           High Wycombe 

Our Policies and Procedures

At Little Buddies Day Nursery, our policies and procedures are reviewed annually or when there is a need to, they are in line with updates to the Early Years Stage Framework. 

Our policies and procedures can be accessed in our setting. 

1 CHILD PROTECTION

1.1 Safeguarding children

    BSCB Bucks Safeguarding Child Board Information/Guidance

1.2 Looked after children

1.3 Uncollected children

1.4 Missing children

1.5 Use of mobile phones and cameras

2 SUITABLE PEOPLE

2.1 Employment

2.2 Student placements

3 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS, TRAINING, SUPPORT & SKILLS

3.1 Induction of staff, volunteers and managers

4 KEY PERSON

4.1 The role of the key person and settling in 

5 STAFF: CHILD RATIOS

5.1 Staffing

6 HEALTH

6.1 Administering medicine

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 

7 MANAGING BEHAVIOUR

7.1 Achieving positive behaviour 

8 SAFETY & SUITABILITY OR PREMISES, ENVIRONMENT EQUIPMENT

8.1 Health and general standards

8.2 Maintaining children's safety and security on premises

8.3 Supervision of children on outings and visits

8.4 Risks assessment

8.5 Fire safety / emergency evacuation / lock down 

8.6 No smoking 

9 EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

9.1 Valuing diversity and promoting equality 

9.2 Supporting children with special educational needs

10 INFORMATION & RECORDS

10.1 Admissions 

10.2 Parents as partners

10.3 Complaints