Food Safety, Hygiene and Standards: Resources

Thursday, July 9, 2020

All schools must comply with the Food Safety and Hygiene (England) Regulations 2013 or Food Hygiene (Scotland/Wales/Northern Ireland) Regulations 2006 and EU Regulation 252/2004 on the hygiene of foodstuffs. The forms provided with this topic are designed to help schools ensure that they comply with key food safety and hygiene requirements.

Working at Height: Resources

Friday, July 3, 2020

The following forms and training presentations are available for you to download and adapt to suit your organisation’s needs.

Budgeting and Financial Planning — State-funded Schools: Resources

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Maintained schoolsAcademies are responsible for the management and expenditure of a large budget. The budget is delegated by the local authority Education Funding Agency and managed by the governing body and the Head. It is vital that financial decision-making is based on accurate and relevant data so that it is well informed, consistent, transparent and ensures good value for money.

Health and Safety in the Curriculum: Resources

Friday, June 26, 2020

The curriculum is now very broad and varied and there is a wide range of activities taking place in schools at any given time. These activities help pupils develop their capabilities and there will be challenging activities. They are, therefore, bound to involve an element of risk. Schools have to balance the very desirable aim of helping pupils learn and develop with the moral and legal responsibility to keep pupils safe.

Buildings Maintenance: Resources

Friday, June 26, 2020

It is important that maintenance procedures are in place and operated correctly. These forms cover the key components of a buildings maintenance procedure.

Managing Risks at Work: Resources

Friday, June 26, 2020

The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999, as amended, lay down the general principles of health and safety management including risk assessment and accident prevention. There is a legal obligation on employers to carry out risk assessments as the first stage of health and safety management.