The Management Committee

Rainbow is run by a committee which overseas the pre-school’s finances, administration and personnel matters. This involves putting together our operational plan, business plans, budgets and policies, as well as recruiting, paying, training and appraisal of staff.

 

We are members of the Pre-school Learning Alliance and have adopted their constitution.

 

The current committee Chair is Lauren Gilliat. 

 

We have the following policies and procedures in operation.  Just click on those headings underlined to read the policy in full:-

 

CHILD PROTECTION

Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy

Allegations Against Staff Policy

Procedure for Uncollected Children

Missing Child Policy

Use of Mobile Phones and Cameras Policy

Staff  Acceptable Use of Technology Policy

Visitor & Volunteer Acceptable Use Policy

Staff Code of Conduct Policy

Online Safety Policy

Mobile Technology & Social media Policy

Image Use Policy

Whistleblowing Policy (see Employment and Staff Management Policy)

 

 

SUITABLE PEOPLE 

STAFF QUALIFICATIONS, TRAINING SUPPORT & SKILLS

STAFF:CHILD RATIOS

Employment and Staff Management Policy

Student Placements

First Aid Policy

 

KEY PERSON

The Role of the Key Person and Settling in Policy

 

HEALTH

Administering Medicines

Managing Children who are Sick, Infectious or with Allergies

Food and Drink Policy

Sun Protection

Recording and Reporting of Accidents and Incidents

 

MANAGING BEHAVIOUR

Promoting Positive Behaviour

 

SAFETY & SUITABILITY OF PREMISES, ENVIRONMENT AND EQUIPMENT

Health & Safety Policy

Outings Policy

Fire Safety, Emergency Evacuation & Lockdown

Emergency Closure Procedures

Animals in Setting & Visits to Farms Policy

Food Hygiene

Answering Door Procedure

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

Valuing Diversity & Equal Opportunities Policy

Supporting Children with Special Educational Needs

British Values

 

INFORMATION AND RECORDS

Admissions

Parental Involvement

Record Keeping

Confidentiality and Client Access to Records

Information Sharing

Pricing & Payment of Fees Policy

Making a Complaint

 

BUSINESS STRUCTURE

Operational Plan

Reserves Policy

 

A new committee is elected annually

 

There is also a fundraising group which organises both fundraising and social events.