Statutory Policies

Review date

RLT/WPS

Policy

Review Cycle

Approval Level

Jun 2020

WPS

Accessibility plan

Every 3 years

Governing body

Sep 2020

WPS

Admission arrangements

Annual

Governing body, local authority, academy trust

Dec 2019

WPS

Behaviour in schools

Annual

Headteacher can delegate

Oct 2021

RLT

Capability of staff

Annual

Governing body, individual governor or headteacher

Dec 2020

WPS

Careers guidance: details of your careers programme and a provider access statement

Policy Statement on Provider Access

Annual

Governing body or headteacher

Nov 2019

WPS

Charging and remissions

Annual

Governing body, local authority, academy trust

Sep 2020

WPS

Child protection policy and procedures

Annual

Governing body

 

WPS

Children with health needs who cannot attend school

Annual

Governing body

Mar 2021

RLT

Complaints

Annual

Governing body, individual governor or headteacher

Oct 2020

RLT

Data protection

Every 2 years

Governing body

May 2020

WPS

Designated teacher for looked-after and previously looked-after children

Annual

Governing body

Oct 2023

WPS

Equality information and objectives (public sector equality duty) statement for publication

Every 4 years

Governing body

Dec 2019

WPS

Exclusion

Annual

Governing body, individual governor or headteacher

 

RLT

First aid in schools

Annual

Governing body

Jan 2020

WPS

Governors’ allowances (schemes for paying)

Annual

Governing body

Oct 2020

WPS

Health and safety

Annual

Governing body

   

Newly qualified teachers (NQTs)

Annual

Governing body

Dec 2020

WPS

Premises management documents

Annual

Governing body

Jan 2020

WPS

Protection of biometric information of children in schools and colleges

Annual

Governing body

N/A

 

Register of pupils’ admission to school and attendance

Live document

Governing body, individual governor or headteacher

N/A

WPS

Register of business interests of headteachers and governors

Annual

Governing body

Held by Clerk to Govs

May 2022

RLT

WPS

Relationships & sex education

Annual

Governing body, individual governor or headteacher

N/A

 

School information published on a website (WPS website)

Internal website list

Live document

Governing body, individual governor or headteacher

N/A

WPS

Single central record of recruitment and vetting checks

Live document

Held within school

Nov 2019

WPS

Special educational needs and disability

Annual

Governing body

Feb 2020

Oct 2019

Oct 2021

RLT

RLT

RLT

Staff discipline, conduct and grievance (procedures for addressing)

Annual

Governing body, individual governor or headteacher

Oct 2020

RLT

Statement of procedures for dealing with allegations of abuse against staff

Annual

Governing body

Dec 2019

WPS

Supporting pupils with medical conditions

Annual

Governing body

N/A

WPS

Scheme of Delegation

Annual

Governing body

Held by Clerk to Govs

Sep 2020

RLT

Teachers’ pay

Annual

Governing body

HR Policy Statement

The Governors of Wheatley Park School agree that they will adhere to the most up to date versions of the relevant model HR Policies, issued by the River Learning Trust. Such policies may include, but are not limited to

  • Redundancy
  • Whistle-blowing
  • Dignity at Work
  • Capability
  • Disciplinary
  • Stress at Work
  • Allegations against staff

Copies of the most recent HR policies can be an be provided on request. Governors will ensure that they remain up to date with the contents of and the procedures contained within these policies to ensure compliance and any issues of concern will be raised within the Strategy committee.

Staff will be made aware, via “Staff Weekly Advice” of the Governing Bodies adoption of all model HR policies and links will be created from the staff online site to the HR policies. Governors will review this statement annually to ensure that it reflects the current practices of the Governing body.