1 – SAFEGUARDING POLICES

STATEMENT: Withycombe Raleigh Playgroup is committed to working with children, parents and the community to ensure the rights and safety of our children and to give them the very best start in life.  Our Safeguarding policies, procedures and information are in the green safeguarding file which is accessible daily.  Our designated Safeguarding Officer is Janet Hemmins, Deputy is Alison Cooper and Committee Safeguarding is Lucie Hopkins.  A poster displaying these names and photographs is on our noticeboard.

If you are worried about a child or young person and want to talk to someone contact the MASH team on 0345 155 1071 or visit their website www.devon.gov.uk/childprotection

2 – SUITABLE PEOPLE

3 – STAFF QUALIFICATIONS, TRAINING, SUPPORT & SKILLS

4 -KEY PERSON 

5  – STAFF:CHILD RATIOS 

6 – HEALTH

7 – MANAGING BEHAVIOUR

8 – SAFETY & SUITABILITY OF PREMISES, ENVIRONMENT & EQUIPMENT

9 – EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

10 – INFORMATION & RECORDS