New – Update to infection prevention and control guidance


You will be very familiar with the guidance Infection Prevention and Control in Childcare Settings (Day Care and Childminding Settings. The guidance has been recently updated and contains important changes to reflect recent legislation. The guidance incorporates best practice from across the UK.

It is for staff working within nurseries, day-care centres, playgroups, crèches, children’s centres, childminders, after-school clubs and holiday clubs. The guidance is also relevant to staff and to settings in which children spend a signficant time outdoors.

Education Scotland was part of the group involved in the creation of this guidance. The full document can be accessed here.

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  1. Very useful to get these reminders. The link doesn’t seem to work properly. this can be discouraging for busy staff.

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