Longtown Community Primary School

Longtown Community Primary School


Please click on the links below to access our policies.  Paper copies of all our policies are available from the Pre-school.

Safeguarding and Child Protection

Includes policies relating to Safeguarding Children and Child Protection Roles and Responsibilities; Legislation and Guidance; Purpose of the Safeguarding Policy; Role and Responsibilities of the Designated Member of Staff (DMS); Safeguarding and Promoting the Role of Children; Thresholds for Intervention; Significant Concerns; Specific Concerns; Making Referrals; Early Help; Common Assessment Framework; Families First; Looked After Children; The Prevention of Radicalisation;  Allegations Concerning a Member of Staff, Student or Volunteer Linked to Longtown Pre-school; Whistle blowing; Missing Child; Safer Recruitment; E-Safety (Including Mobile Phones and Cameras); Intimate Care and Nappy Changing; Maintaining Children’s Safety and Security on the Premises; Parent/Guardian Failing to Collect a Child; Information Sharing; Confidentiality;  Complaints; Staff Code of Conduct and ICT Acceptable Use Agreement;  Additional Information on Domestic Violence, Fabricated and Induced Illnesses, Child Sexual Exploitation, Female Genital Mutilation and Forced Marriage, Honour-based Violence, Peer on Peer Abuse, Sexting, Children Missing From Education (schools); Ofsted Contact Details


Includes policies relating to The Role of The Key Person (including new person procedures); Parental Involvement; Working with Other Agencies and Settings

Suitable People

Includes policies relating to Staff qualifications, training, support and skills; Induction Procedures for staff and volunteers; Staff : Child ratios; Employment; Student Placements: Disciplinary and grievance policy and procedures; Staff taking medication and other substances


Includes policies and procedures relating to Food Hygiene; Food and Drink; Administering Medicines;  Recording and Reporting Accidents and Incidents; Managing Children With Allergies or Who Are Sick or Infectious (including reporting notifiable diseases); First Aid

Safety and Suitabiltiy of Premises

Includes policies and procedures relating to Health and Safety General Standards and Procedures; End of Day Procedures and Visitors; Fire Safety and Emergency Evacuation Procedure; Risk Assessment; Outings; Animals; No smoking; Numbers and Ages of Children Pre-school May Care For; Staff Personal Safety Including Home Visits

Supporting Children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

Valuing Diversity and Promoting Equality

Behaviour Management

Information and Records

 Includes policies and procedures relating to Admissions; Children's Records; Provider Records; Client Access to Confidential Records