Policies and Procedures

Policies and Procedures

The Education and Care Services National Law


The Education and Care Services National Regulations


ACT Education Directorate Policies

All policies for the ACT Education Directorate can be viewed on the Education Directorate website.

O'Connor Cooperative Preschool Procedures

Quality Area 1: Educational Program and Practice
Environment and Sustainability
Physical Activity and Small Screen Recreation Policy

Quality Area 2: Children’s Health and Safety
Administering Medication to a Child
Anaphylaxis First Aid Emergency Management
Asthma First Aid Emergency Management
First Aid Policy
Illness and Infectious Disease
Incident, Injury and Trauma
Managing Medical Conditions in Children
Nutrition and Food Safety
Sleep and Rest
Toileting and Nappy Changing
Toilet Training
UV Protection

Quality Area 3: Physical Environment
Cleaning of Clothing and Soft Furnishings
Emergency and Evacuation
Ensuring the Cleanliness of Preschool Equipment
Providing a Child Safe Environment
Water Safety

Quality Area 4: Staffing Arrangements
Arrival of Relief Staff at Preschool
Determining the Responsible Person
Placing a Person in Day to Day Charge
Reportable Conduct Scheme

Quality Area 5: Relationships with Children
Interactions with Children
Safe and Supportive Schools

Quality Area 6: Collaborative Partnerships with Families and Communities
Dealing with Complaints

Quality Area 7: Governance and Leadership
Acceptance and Refusal of Authorisations
End of Day
Payment of Voluntary Contributions
Preschool Enrolment Process
Preschool Governance and Management
Transfer of Children to After School Care
Transition Program