Our policies reflect National Education and Care Services Regulations, Law, Standards and Service Philosophy. They also incorporate advice from authorities such as the Health Department, the RMS, Kidsafe, the Cancer Council (Sunsmart) and requirements of legislation pertaining to Workplace Health and Safety.
They are regularly reviewed and updated and they are ratified by our Board of Directors.
Please select to view a list of current policies:
Please select for individual policies:
Authorisation and Refusals Policy
Code of Conduct
Child Protection Policy
Complaints Handling Policy
COMPLAINT NOTIFICATION FORM
Dealing with Infectious Diseases
Dealing with Medical Conditions Policy
Home Visit Policy
Incident Injury Trauma and Illness Policy
Wellbeing and Resilience Policy (Interactions with children)
Keeping a Register of Family Day Care Educators
Nutrition, Food, Beverage and Dietary Requirements
Recruitment of Educators Policy Review
Training and Professional Learning Policy
Water Safety Policy
Social Media Policy
Educational Programme and Practice Policy
Administering Medication Procedure
Bathing Babies and Young Children Procedure
Flexitime for Educators Procedure
Infection Control and Hand washing Procedure
Management of Records
Policies are reviewed when due, when changes are made to related Regulations, Laws and Standards/ or on the advice of key reference groups.
Educators are invited to participate in policy and procedure review. Families are provided two weeks notice of changes to policies and procedures (via email) once the changes have been ratified by AFDC’s Board.