Mu 2.4 Essay

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Level 2 Diploma in Childcare – UNIT 3Name of Candidate – Regaugetswe KomaneDate started piece of evidence- 23/10/2014Unit Title: MU2.4: Contribute to Children and Young People’s Health and Safety | 1.1 Outline the Health and Safety policies and procedures of the work setting. The health and safety policies and procedures of the work setting will include but not limited to: * Safeguarding Policy Insists of child protection, health and safety, and risk assessment. * Anti-bullying Policy * It is a legal requirement for all schools to have an effective policy in place to prevent bullying. This must include consequences for bullying behavior. The anti-bullying policy should also address what children and young people should do if they are bullied, it is important that the setting regularly communicates this to children and young people. * Child Protection Policy * According to (Children Act 1989) all staff are to pass information which raises concern that a child may be at risk from non-accidental injury, neglect, emotional or sexual abuse. * Equal Opportunities Policy * According to (The Equality Act 2006) it is unlawful to discriminate on grounds of religion or belief in a number of circumstances. * SEN (Special Educational Needs) Policy * According to the (Special Educational Needs and Disability Act 2001) disabled students are not to be discriminated against in education, training and services provided. It is unlawful to treat a student differently from their peers due to disability. * * * Emergency Procedure Drills – details of drills are normally displayed on the premises (which may include; who does what, where the meeting points are, who will call 999, etc.), and how often drills are carried out. Maintenance of equipment – when equipment such as fire extinguishers and alarms are tested, and by whom.
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