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8.7 No-smoking

 

Policy statement

 

At Thorpe Acre Preschool Playgroup, we comply with health and safety regulations and the Safeguarding and Welfare Requirements of the EYFS in making our setting a non-smoking environment - both indoor and outdoor, and within the school grounds.

 

Procedures

 

  • All staff, parents, Students and volunteers are made aware of our no-smoking policy.
  • We display no-smoking signs.
  • The no-smoking policy is stated in our information for parents.
  • We actively encourage no-smoking by having information for parents and staff about where to get help to stop smoking if they are seeking this information.
  • Staff who smoke do not do so during working hours. Unless on a break and off the premises.
  • Staff who smoke during their break make every effort to reduce the effect of the odour and lingering effects of passive smoking for children and colleagues.

 

Legal framework

 

  • The Smoke-free (Premises and Enforcement) Regulations 2006


 

This policy was adopted at a meeting of

 

(name of provider)

Held on

 

(date)

Date to be reviewed

 

(date)

Signed on behalf of the management committee

 

Name of signatory

 

Role of signatory (e.g. chair/owner)

 

 

Updated March 2014

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Thorpe Acre Pre-school Playgroup

C/O Thorpe Acre Infant School

Alan Moss Road
Loughborough

LE11 4SQ

Tel: 07803 054757
E-mail: playgroup@tais.leics.sch.uk

 

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