The National Quality Framework (NQF) guides the regulation, assessment and quality improvement of our preschool. Many policies have been developed and linked to the NQF to guide safety and compliance here.

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Copies of these policies are available at all times in the preschool foyer, and are reviewed regularly throughout the year. You may be asked for your input into future policy development.

It is very important that you are familiar with the highlighted polices below before your child begins preschool. 

Quality Area One:

Educational Program and Practice

  • Adventurous Play Policy

  • Educational Program and Practice

  • Inclusion Policy

  • Inclusion Support Practitioner Management Policy

Quality Area Two:

Children's Health and Safety

  • Child Protection Policy

  • Excursions Policy

  • First Aid Policy

  • Hand washing Policy

  • Head Lice Policy

  • Hygiene and Infection Control Policy

  • Immunisation Policy

  • Incident, Injury, Trauma and Illness Policy

  • Infectious Diseases Policy

  • Medical Conditions Policy

  • Providing a Child Safe Environment Policy

  • Safe Storage of Dangerous Goods Policy

  • Supervision Policy

  • Toileting and Nappy Change Policy

  • Water Safety Policy

  • Work Health and Safety Policy

Quality Area Three:

Physical Environment

  • Environmental Sustainability Policy

Quality Area Four:

Staffing Arrangments

  • Code of Conduct Policy

  • Determining Responsible Person Policy

  • Induction Policy

  • Performance Appraisal and Professional Development Planning Policy

  • Professional Development Policy

  • Recruitment and Retention Policy

  • Staff Grievance Policy

  • Staff Immunisation Policy

  • Time off in Lieu (TOIL) Policy

  • Volunteers and Students Policy

Quality Area Five:

Relationships with Children

  • Guiding Children's Behaviour Policy

  • Interactions with Children Policy

Quality Area Six:

Collaborative partnerships with families and communities


  • Transition to School Policy

Quality Area Seven:

Governance and Leadership

  • Acceptance and Refusal of Authorisation Policy

  • Dealing with Complaints Policy

  • Confidentiality of Records Policy

  • Grievance Policy

  • Priority of Access Policy

  • Privacy and Confidentiality Policy