Safe Operating Plan

This action plan supports our management and staff teams relating to implementation of precautionary measures for prevention and spread of COVID-19. The document is fully compliant with guidance for educational settings issued by Public Health England and the Department of Education and will be updated as soon as official guidance is changed or updated. Links to the published guidance are available at the end of this document.

The key areas covered in the action plan include; children, staff team, parents, visitors, travel, hygiene, health and safety, premises, supplies and responding to a suspected case.

In addition to this safe operating plan, you can also view Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).


The following are the key policy/guidance documents that have been used to ensure all areas are covered in order for the nursery to be opened safely:

Government Road Map
https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/884171/FINAL_6.6637_CO_HMG_C19_Recovery_FINAL_110520_v2_WEB__1_.pdf

Provider Actions to Re-Open 1st June 2020
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/actions-for-educational-and-childcare-settings-to-prepare-for-wider-opening-from-1-june-2020/actions-for-education-and-childcare-settings-to-prepare-for-wider-opening-from-1-june-2020

Information for Parents and Carers
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers

Protective Measures in Education and Childcare Settings
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-implementing-protective-measures-in-education-and-childcare-settings/coronavirus-covid-19-implementing-protective-measures-in-education-and-childcare-settings

Summary
Article Name
Safe Operating Plan
Description
Operating a safe a secure nursery in accordance with government guidelines.
Publisher Name
Forest Friends Day Nursery