Excursions

Sample Required Policies

Excursions

Our education and care service is committed to providing excursions that are well considered and planned, provide meaningful experiences and ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of children at all times.

Delivery & Collection of Children

Sample Required Policies

Delivery & Collection of Children

A duty of care exists at all times the child is attending a children’s service. In addition, the service has a duty of care to a child while he/she is on the service’s premises even if he/she hasn’t yet been signed into the service or has been signed out of the service, and is legally under the care and supervision of the parent/guardian.

Enrolment and Orientation

Sample Required Policies

Enrolment and Orientation

Enrolment and orientation procedures form the foundation for strong relationships between families and early education and care settings and promote a quality experience of education and care for children.

Incident, Injury, Trauma and Illness

Sample Required Policies

Incident, Injury, Trauma and Illness

The National Regulations require an accurate Incident, Injury, Trauma and Illness Report to be kept and stored confidentially until the child is 25 years old. Under the national legislation, an education and care service must record details in the Incident, Injury, Trauma and Illness Report.

Record of service compliance

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Record of service compliance

This is a sample form only. Community Early Learning Australia (CELA) has taken all care in compiling this information. We have done this on the understanding that all members undertake the responsibilty for assessing the relevance and accuracy of the content for their services's situation.

Responsible Person Record

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Responsible Person Record

This is a sample form only. Community Early Learning Australia (CELA) has taken all care in compiling this information. We have done this on the understanding that all members undertake the responsibilty for assessing the relevance and accuracy of the content for their services's situation.

Record of access to ECT

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Record of access to ECT

Record of access to early childhood teachers for services licensed less than 30 children.

Staff Sign On Sheet

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Staff Sign On Sheet

This is a sample form only. Community Early Learning Australia (CELA) has taken all care in compiling this information. We have done this on the understanding that all members undertake the responsibilty for assessing the relevance and accuracy of the content for their services's situation.

Nappy Change, Bathing and Toileting

Sample Optional Policies

Nappy Change, Bathing and Toileting

Meeting the needs of children by providing support during toileting transition as well as the provision of clean nappies and a safe and hygienic place for changing children is a basic need that is important for children’s comfort and happiness.

Safe Storage of Dangerous Goods

Sample Optional Policies

Safe Storage of Dangerous Goods

By maximising awareness of the potential hazards of chemicals and equipment, we reduce the risk of harm to educators, children and families by ensuring dangerous products are safely stored and their use is minimised in all areas of our education and care service.

Environmental Sustainability

Sample Optional Policies

Environmental Sustainability

As an education and care community, we can encourage and increase awareness of environmental responsibilities and implement practices that contribute to a sustainable future Children can be supported to become environmentally responsible and show respect for the environment.

Medication Administration

Sample Optional Policies

Medication Administration

In supporting the health and wellbeing of children the use of medications may be required by children at the education and care service. Any medication must be administered as prescribed by medical practitioners and first aid guidelines to ensure continuing health for the child and for the child’s safety and wellbeing.

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