Saturday Class: Maximum class size is 8 students Refunds or credits will not be given for cancellation of a session for illness or other reason as materials are purchased and lessons planned for the whole term.
Holiday Workshop: Maximum class size is 8 students. What if my child becomes sick during the workshop? A child will not be allowed to attend a face to face workshop if showing symptoms of being sick. If a child becomes sick during the day, the parent/guardian will be expected to collect the child from the workshop promptly. If your child does not attend a workshop due to illness a credit will be issued to be used for future workshops. Child Safety We are guided by the Child Safe Standards as outlined : https://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/child-safe-organisations/training-and-resources/child-safe-standards
We are committed to ensuring all children feel safe and included in our workshops. We strive to foster an inclusive environment where children can explore creative activities in a safe and encouraging environment, where their opinions and efforts are valued.
Children will be encouraged to participate in all the activities with teachers making allowances for the age and ability of each child to ensure their safety. Children are supervised by staff at all times A child is required to bring own asthma inhaler and epipen if required and action plan from doctor. All staff have emergency e-training https://etraining.allergy.org.au/ At the time of booking, parent’s/guardians are obligated to disclose any special requirements or special needs of their child that may require modification to the planning and participation in activities. A child will only be released at the end of the session directly to nominated adult/guardian.
Staff All staff have a Working With Children Check authorisation and are experienced trained or in training school teachers. Staff are kept up to date with changes in policy and Child Safety practices and sign a Code of Conduct statement. Staff are trained in identifying potential risks and are given strategies to take action on managing these risks.
Social Media Policy All personal information collected will be only accessed by relevant staff and will not be disclosed to other sources. Photographs of children’s work may be taken only with permission of parent/guardian and may be used in advertising flyers digital and printed or on our social media platforms and web site. No names or photos of children faces or other will be posted on social media platforms or web sites.