Policies

HERE ARE A SELECTION OF OUR POLICIES AND PROCEDURES, OUR POLICY AND PROCEDURE FILE IS AVAIBLE TO VIEW IN RECEPTION . PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK A MEMBER OF STAFF FOR COPIES IF YOU WISH TO HAVE THEM IN PAPER FORM FOR YOUR OWN REFERENCE.

BEHAVIOUR POLICY

Posted by on Apr 8, 2013 in Policies | 0 comments

Here at Kids2Us , we  believe that children flourish best when they know how they are expected to behave. Children gain respect through interaction with caring adults who show them respect and value their individual personalities. Positive, caring and polite behaviour will be encouraged and praised at all times in an environment where children learn to respect themselves, other people and their surroundings. Children need to have set boundaries of behaviour for their own safety and the safety of their peers. Within the nursery we aim to set...

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INCLUSION & EQUALITY POLICY

Posted by on Mar 11, 2013 in Policies | 0 comments

  Statement of intent Kids2Us  takes great care to treat each individual as a person in their own right, with equal rights and responsibilities to any other individual, whether they are an adult or a child. We are committed to providing equality of opportunity and anti-discriminatory practice for all children and families according to their individual needs. Discrimination on the grounds of gender, age, race, religion or belief, marriage or civil partnership, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, pregnancy or maternity,...

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SETTLING POLICY

Posted by on Mar 9, 2013 in Policies | 0 comments

The staff at Kids2Us  aim for children to feel safe, stimulated and happy in the nursery and to feel secure and comfortable with all staff. We also want parents to have confidence in both their children’s well-being and their role as active partners, with the child being able to benefit from what the nursery has to offer. We aim to support parents and other carers to help their children settle quickly and easily by giving consideration to the individual needs and circumstances of each child and their families. The nursery staff will...

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ACCIDENT & FIRST AID POLICY

Posted by on Mar 9, 2013 in Policies | 0 comments

Accidents can be very distressing for anyone involved so at Kids2Us , we follow this policy and procedure to ensure all parties are supported and cared for, and their health, safety and welfare is protected throughout their time in the nursery. ACCIDENTS Location of accident files are kept in the office The person responsible for reporting accidents, incidents or near misses is the member of staff who witnesses the incident. They must record it in the Accident File and report it to the nursery manager. This should be done as soon as the...

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SAFEGUARDING POLICY

Posted by on Feb 14, 2013 in Policies | 0 comments

At Kids2Us , our first prioty  and responsibility is to care for the children, if any of the staff have any concerns regarding a child they will contact Samantha(manager) who is the safegurading officer for the nursery. Samantha will then report the concerns following  the local safeguarding childrens board procedures. All staff at  Kids2Us are kept updated with child protection issues and regular training courses will be made avaible. Also if Samantha feels the need for advise she will contact the local authority, NSPCC or other relevent...

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ILLNESS & INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Posted by on Feb 14, 2013 in Policies | 0 comments

  AT KIDS2US , WE PROMOTE GOOD HEALTH AND TAKE ALL NECESSARY STEPS TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF INFECTION WITHIN THE PREMISES. WE PROMOTE HAND WASHING IN WARM SOAPY WATER BEFORE EATING OR HANDLING FOOD AND ALSO AFTER PLAYING OUTSIDE AND GOING TO THE TOLIET. KIDS2US ONLY USE THROW AWAY HAND TOWELS FOR DRYING HANDS AND WIPES FOR FACES. ANTI BACTERIAL GEL CAN BE FOUND IN EACH ROOM AND ALSO DISPENCERS ARE PLACED AROUND THE BUILDING. STAFF USE PROTECTIVE GLOVES AND APRONS WHEN CHANGING NAPPIES OR CLEANING BODY FLUIDS , THESE ARE THEN THROWN AWAY...

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FOOD & DRINK POLICY

Posted by on Feb 14, 2013 in Policies | 0 comments

Kids2Us has a legal and moral obligation to safeguard the children in our care, and the environment. This will be achieved by operating a safe, injury free and healthy workplace, serving food that is always safe to eat and aspiring to minimise our impact on the environment whilst doing so. Our primary concern is that the food we serve is prepared to the very highest standards using quality products and ingredients and as the very minimum, we will comply with all relevant legislation and approved codes of practise. We will regularly measure...

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HEALTH & SAFETY POLICY

Posted by on Feb 14, 2013 in Policies | 0 comments

It is the policy of Kids2Us to provide a safe and healthy workplace for all its employees and to encourage their active support in achieving those conditions. Kids2Us also recognises that its activities could impact on others and will therefore take all reasonable steps to ensure the safety of others who may be affected by us. This commitment extends to ensure that the food and drink we produce and served is safe and we encourage our customers to make healthy choices. The company is committed to providing adequate financial and physical...

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MEDICINE POLICY

Posted by on Feb 14, 2013 in Policies | 0 comments

This policy has been written in order to promote the good health of the children in our care, in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage statutory requirements. Children who are taking medication may attend nursery provided they are not suffering from an infectious illness, are not displaying any signs or symptoms of illness and they are well enough to fully participate in nursery activities; this is at the manager’s discretion. Parents may consult our exclusion policy for more details. We do not supply any type of medicines and will only...

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