Covid-19 Policy

Covid-19 Policy St. Anne's PS Roll No. 18177P

Covid-19 Policy statement
St. Anne’s Primary School is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace for all our staff
and a safe learning environment for all our pupils. To ensure that, we have developed the following
COVID-19 Response Plan. The BOM and all school staff are responsible for the implementation of
this plan and a combined effort will help contain the spread of the virus. We will:
● continue to monitor our COVID-19 response and amend this plan in consultation with our
● provide up to date information to our staff and pupils on the Public Health advice issued by
the HSE and
● display information on the signs and symptoms of COVID-19 and correct hand-washing
● agree with staff, a worker representative who is easily identifiable to carry out the role
outlined in this plan
● inform all staff and pupils of essential hygiene and respiratory etiquette and physical
distancing requirements
● adapt the school to facilitate physical distancing as appropriate in line with the guidance and
direction of the Department of Education
● keep a contact log to help with contact tracing
● ensure staff engage with the induction / familiarisation briefing provided by the Department
of Education
● implement the agreed procedures to be followed in the event of someone showing
symptoms of COVID-19 while at school
● provide instructions for staff and pupils to follow if they develop signs and symptoms of
COVID-19 during school time
● implement cleaning in line with Department of Education advice
All school staff will be consulted on an ongoing basis and feedback is encouraged on any concerns,
issues or suggestions.
This can be done through the Lead Worker Representative Aileen Mc Mahon.

Signed: Date: 17/9/2020.

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