Our Policies

Balcombe Preschool Policies 

Under the National Law and National Regulations, early childhood services are required to have policies and procedures in place relating to the governance and management of the service. The governance of an organisation is concerned with the systems and processes that ensure the overall direction, effectiveness, supervision and accountability of a service. These policies are reviewed regularly.

Here is a list of our policies:

  • Acceptance and Refusal of Authorisations
  • Administration of First Aid
  • Administration of Medication
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • Child Safe Environment
  • Code of Conduct
  • Complaints and Grievances
  • Curriculum Development
  • Dealing with Infectious Diseases
  • Dealing with Medical Conditions
  • Delivery and Collection of Children
  • Determining Responsible Person
  • Diabetes
  • Emergency and Evacuation
  • Enrolment and Orientation
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Epilepsy
  • Excursions and Service Events
  • Fees
  • Food Safety Policy
  • Governance and Management of the Service
  • Hygiene
  • Incident, Injury, Trauma and Illness
  • Inclusion and Equity
  • Information Technology
  • Interactions with Children
  • Nutrition and Active Play (including Food, Beverages and Dietary Requirements)
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Participation of Volunteers and Students
  • Privacy and Confidentiality (including Confidentiality of Records)
  • Relaxation and Sleep
  • Staffing (including Qualifications, Supervision and Working with Children Checks/Criminal History Record Checks)
  • Sun Protection
  • Supervision of Children
  • Water Safety