Below is a list of our policies which are reviewed on an ongoing basis.

If you wish to view any, or all, of the policies please contact Nicola (Step by Step Pre-School Administrator).

Administering Medicines


Allegations of Child Abuse

Animals in the Setting

Behaviour Management

Children’s Records

Children’s Rights and Entitlements Policy

Complaints Procedure


Curriculum Planning

Emergency Procedure re closure of pre-school

Equality and Diversity

Equipment and Resources

Fire Evacuation Procedure

Fire Safety

First Aid

Food and Drink

Food Hygiene

Health and Safety

Influenza or Pandemic

Information Sharing

Looked After Children

Maintaining Children’s Safety and Security on the Premises

Managing Children with Allergies, or who are Sick or Infectious

Nappy Changing

Non-collection of Children

Non payment of Fees

No smoking

Parental Behaviour

Parental Involvement

Provider Records

Recording and Reporting of Accidents and Incidents


Risk Assessment

Safeguarding of Children 

Settling in Pre-school

Special Educational Needs

Student Placement

Supervision of Children on Outings and Visits

Working in Partnership with Other Agencies