Family 2


Heuristic Play

Last updated Policy and statement of intent This approach to children’s learning around the age of two has been developed and practised by Elinor Goldschmied in collaboration with childcare workers in England, Scotland, Italy and Spain. A favourable book review in “Nursery World” on “People Under Three – Young Children […]


Healthy eating (Diet and nutrition)

Last updated Principle and statement of intent The U.N Convention on Rights of the Child article 24 (e) states – that all segments of society, in particular parents and children, are informed, have access to education and are supported in the use of basic knowledge of child health and nutrition, […]


General health and safety

Last updated Principle and statement of intent The health, safety and welfare of all the people who work or attend Bumbles Day Care are of fundamental importance. We aim to provide a healthy, safe and stimulating environment in which to work and play. Good health habits that are developed early […]


General data protection regulations (GDPR)

Last reviewed Principle and statement of intent GDPR – General Data Protection Regulation came into effect on 25 May 2018, and replaced the Data Protection Act of 1998. Bumbles Day Care is fully committed to complying with the new regulations and we have undertaken a review and assessment of our […]


Fire and evacuation

Last updated Principle and statement of intent The standards and principles take into account:- HSENI (The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland) states – all employers in Northern Ireland have a legal duty to make the workplace safe and eliminate or control risks to health. The Fire & Rescue […]


Equal opportunities

Last updated Principle & Statement of Intent Our Equality Policy is inclusive of the whole community of Bumbles Day Care – children, staff, parents/carers, volunteers and visitors, with whom we have engaged and who are actively involved in the setting. Policy This policy clearly sets out how our practice and […]


Emergency

Last updated Principle and statement of intent This policy has been formed following the guidelines and principles in the: Getting it Right – standards of practice for the protection of children and young people, published by Volunteer Now third edition Aug 2009, updated Feb 2011 (funded by DHSSPS) Department of […]


E-safety and multimedia

Last updated Principle and statement of intent This policy has been formed following the guidelines and principles in the: Our Duty to Care (ODTC) – Principles of Good Practice for the protection of children and young people published by Volunteer Now, fifth edition 2009, updated April 2011 (supported by DHSSPS) […]


Cookies

Last updated Principle and statement of intent Bumbles Day Care uses cookies to gather aggregated and anonymous information from our web traffic to analyse and make improvements based upon gathered page visits, most popular pages etc. All information is stored securely and never sold or leased or sold to third […]


Confidentiality

Last updated Principle and statement of intent At Bumbles Day Care it is our intention to respect the privacy of children, their parents/carers. Any information obtained by Bumbles staff about any child or their parent/carer attending Bumbles Day Care will be treated in a confidential manner and passed on to […]