POLICIES FOR CHILDMINDERS

Introduction

This page is a source of guideline policies and documents written by the Childminding Support Team. The policies are written in Word so that you are able to use and adapt them to reflect your own setting.

Here you will also find current Ofsted and Department for Education (DforE) documents which are relevant to your work.

The Early Years Foundation Stage 2017 and Development Matters can be found on the Foundation Years website
http://www.foundationyears.org.uk/

Here is a link to link to the Public Health England: Exclusion Table

Here is a link to link to information on infection control, immunisations and managing pets from Public Health England

 

Useful Documents

FEEE Admission Policy Template June 2017 V2 (Word)

FEEE Admission Policy Template June 2017 V2 – PDF

FEEE EYR3 – Frequently Asked Questions – PDF

List of essential policies for childminders on the Early Years Register – PDF

Sickness and Medicines Policy with Covid 19 update. June 20 (Word)

Sickness and Medicines Policy with Covid 19 update. June 20 (PDF)

Childminding Support COVID-19 RISK ASSESSMENT v 2 (Word)

Childminding Support COVID-19 RISK ASSESSMENT v 2 (PDF)

Educational and Childcare Settings Flowchart V3

Major Allergens Policy – (Word)

Major Allergens Policy – PDF 

Do I need to register as a Food Safety Business? – PDF

Food Hygiene Guidance for Childminders – PDF

Early Years Inspection Handbook May 2019 – PDF

Behaviour Management Policy – (Word)

Checklist-of-recommended-documentation – PDF

Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy – PDF

Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy (Word)

Complaints Policy – PDF

Complaints Policy (Word)

Complaints Log (Word)

Ofsted – Parents’ Poster – Complaints  – PDF

Accident and Emergency Procedure (Word)

Emergency Evacuation Practice Log (Word)

Equal Opportunities Policy (Word)

ICO Information Commissioner’s Office – PDF

SEND policy for childminders May 2019 – PDF

SEND policy for childminders May 2019 (Word)

SEN Support Cycle document

Lost, Missing and Uncollected Child Policy (Word)

Risk assessment reviewed September 2017 – (Word)

Risk assessment reviewed September 2017 – PDF

Updated Transfer Record Guidance 2020 – PDF

Bristol Transfer Record Parents Letter 2020 – PDF

Bristol EYFS Transfer Record 2020

Helping children look forward to school

Data Protection Policy – updated August 2018

Childminders’ Privacy Notice for Parents – updated August 2018

Information Audit/Record of Processing Activity – updated August 2018

The six lawful bases for data processing – PDF

FAQs about GDPR for Childminders 

Childminding contacts

 The Childminding Support Team – contact cmsupport@bristol.gov.uk  | Tel 0117 3574192