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Business Planning - Appendices

An appendix is simply a document, attached to a business plan, which offers additional, more detailed information to that given in the body of the plan. Be careful, though, how many appendices you attach to your plan. Too few will leave the reader with unanswered…

Business Planning - Promotion and Publicity

A question for you: how are you going to get people to purchase, or to sign up for, what you're offering? Whether you're a private or voluntary provider, you'll have a certain set of customers you want to attract, and you need to set out…

Checklist for starting an out of school club

The main steps involved in setting up out of school provision are: Survey the need e.g. through questionnaire issued to local schools etc. Investigate local provision Make contact with relevant groups e.g. local childcare organisations etc. Design the club (Who? What? Where? And when?) Talk to…

Managing your out of school club

There are a few different ways in which your club can be managed; these include voluntary organisation, registered charity, user group co-operative, worker co-operative, community business or private business, sole trader, partnership or limited company. Employers or the local authority can also run clubs. These…

What to expect from good out of school provision

Trained staff All staff will have ongoing relevant training and Play Leaders will have or be working towards an NVQ level 3 in Playwork or equivalent. Child-centred activities Activities will be based around children's interests. Their views will be valued. Diversity of resources and activities…

Policies and procedures required by Ofsted

The following policies are explicitly required by welfare and safeguarding requirements of the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage (2014), or are implicitly required by the framework, or are required by other legislation. Policies required Equalities policy EYFS policy Safeguarding policy Emergency evacuation procedure Uncollected child…

Business Planning - Action Plan

The Action Plan should include timelines (commonly known as Critical path analysis) indicating what is going to happen, when, and who will be responsible for the action. For example, renting new premises, refurbishing the premises, recruiting new staff, buying equipment and marketing your services can't…

Committees

Listed below are some of the main roles and responsibilities of the committee: To take responsibility for the welfare of the children. Ensure all of the organisations activities are within the law. Ensure all the activities fall within the organisations, objectives and constitution. To generate…

Committees - Roles and Responsibilities

The committee is usually elected at the organisation's Annual General Meeting. New provisions may decide to elect at the first meeting. The roles that are required to be included in the constitution are as follows: Chairperson Treasurer Secretary The other members of the committee are…

Managing Committee Meetings

Why have meetings? Some meetings such as Annual General Meetings (AGM's) must be held according to law and/or the constitution. It is important that meetings follow a structure, one way to do this is to plan and keep to an 'Agenda'.  The Agenda An agenda…

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