Policies and Procedures

The Ark has a number of policies to ensure we operate safely and legally for the benefit of the children. We are continually reviewing and updating our Policies to maintain quality of care.

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Our Policies:

Administering Medication Policy

Admission Policy

Anti-Bullying Policy

Babysitting Policy

Behaviour Management

British Values Policy

Complaints Policy

Confidentiality Policy


Emergency Evacuation/Closure Procedure

Equalities Policy

Children with additional needs

Early Years Foundation Stage Policy

Health and Safety Policy

Food and Drink Policy

Illness and Accidents

Intimate Care

Involving and Consulting Children

Lock down Procedure

Mobile Phone Policy

Missing Child Procedure

The Ark Mission Statement

Parent/Ark Partnership

Physical Handling Policy

Play, Learning and Care

Premises Policy

Safe Internet Use Policy

Safe Recruitment Policy

Safeguarding Children Policy

Settling in Policy

Smoking, Drugs and Alcohol

Social Media Policy

Staff Disciplinary Procedure

Staff Grievance Policy

Staff Supervision Policy and Procedure

Uncollected Children Policy

Visitors Policy

Whistleblowing Policy