Policies & Procedures Package
As a key part of your quality standards and processes, it is essential that your policies and procedures suit your early childhood service, the families who use your service and are unique to the particular context of your service. One size does not necessarily fit all. It is also important that you embed your policies and procedures within your everyday practice were appropriate and that all staff have a high awareness of the rationale behind each statement.
Meantóir Policy, Procedure and Statement Packages are specifically developed for they various types of early childhood service for compliance with the Child Care Regulations (The Child Care Act 1991 (Early Years Services) ( Amendments) Regulations 2016 and Part II, Article 5(4) Child Care Act 1991 (Early Years Services) (Registration of School Age Services) Regulations 2018.
Each package option is available in electronic PDF format and is fully personalised to your service. Policy content is developed in line with the Tusla Quality Regulation Framework (QRF) 2018 to ensure inspection compliance. These are grouped and presented under 3 main headings:
Health, Welfare and Development of the Child
Packages options include a full policy package, a single section package or a School Age Childcare package.
Each package provides detailed policies, procedures and statements that will become you ‘go to’ guide on different areas of your practice with children. Each policy is linked to the relevant underpinning legislation, outlines clear processes for good practice and provides staff guidance where necessary.