Nursery Outings Procedures

Aim   of Nursery Outings Procedures

To ensure the   safety and supervision of children on outings.

Audience   for Procedures

Nursery   staff:

Relationship   to Curriculum

Health and   well being

Review   Date

May 2016

 

1 Trips must   be no more than 1 hour’s driving time away from Nursery.
2 A risk   assessment must be completed in advance by the member of staff in charge of   the outing and signed by the Nursery Teacher.
3 Children   and adults must wear seat belts on the bus.
4 Competed   medical consent forms (EV5) for each child must be carried by the member of   staff in charge of the trip.
5 The adult   to child ratio is 1:4 (nursery staff) and 1:2 (parent/carer helpers).
6 The member   of staff in charge of the outing must carry a mobile phone, a first aid box,   a change of clothes and any medication.
7 A register   must be completed before leaving and on return to the Nursery.  The register must also be checked at   appropriate times during the outing, including times when children get on and   off buses.