1. Statutory policies

The Department for Education provides:

School governors can also find advice via The Key for School Leaders, via the Governors Online website.

2. Model documents for education

Additional needs plan

Attendance policy

Crisis management plan

Equality policy and action plan

Health improvement plan - primary

Health improvement plan - secondary

Keeping records of child protection concerns

Leadership development and succession planning policy 

Looked after children personal needs plan

Preventing extremism and radicalisation safeguarding policy

Special educational needs policy



The above policies are on our safeguarding page.

3. Model school personnel and finance policies

Model administrative policies are a resource on Webshop. They are available to schools buying services.


Health and safety


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4. East Sussex education policy

East Sussex County Council's main policies for education:

Admission rules on our main website

Anti-social behaviour, bullying and hate reporting

Education commissioning on our main website

Extended support assistant (special educational needs)

Fair access protocol (admissions)

ISEND Front Door

Offsite activities on our visit safety website

School travel on our main website

Work experience