Osbourne Store Infant DepartmentAddress: Osbourne Store, Clarendon South Western

Operator: Kamala Subarn

Telephone: 987-3247/987-3074/834-4323/329-6697/402-3820

Email: osbournestore.primary.cla@moey.gov.jm/liskam2@yahoo.comNEEDS:

  • Police records & medical are needed for three practitioners.
  • Three practitioners to be trained in paediatric first aid, four in OCR and three in public health.
  • Display the children’s work at their eye level.
  • Develop cleaning schedule for toys, other learning resources, linen and other bedding.
  • Ensure that the weekly schedule outline the activities for each day of the week.
  • Observe and record the children’s progress, interests and their daily experiences.
  • Formulate/complete the following plans and policies: corporal punishment, physical restraint, parental involvement, health and sanitation, nutrition, fire (to be approved by the fire department), and disaster.
  • Obtain approval from the Municipal Corporation and Public Health Department.
  • Ensure that the institution is self-sufficient during its operating hours.
  • Provide additional fans to reduce temperature in building.
  • Increase the light intensity in the classrooms and kitchen area.
  • The walls and ceilings are to be cleaned and painted.
  • Ensure that the alternative water source is potable.
  • Repair broken pipe to eliminate water from discharging unto ground.
  • Swing all the exit doors in the exit direction.
  • A sick bay needs to be established.
  • Shade is needed on the play area.
  • Increase the window space to 10% of the floor space.
  • Provide disposable hand towels, relocate play equipment to gain falling surface of 6 ft.
  • Collect all outstanding documents for the children (an immunization record. a medical certificate of health; a medication record and an illness record, a food and drug allergy record; an accident and incident report form; the names, addresses and telephone numbers of persons to be contacted in case of emergency; a listing of persons authorized to collect the child; an attendance record; an immunization record; a medical report; a written record for those with special dietary needs; and a photograph).
  • Ensure that hands are wash as recommended.
  • Store serving utensils in dust proof container.
  • Develop policy for reporting communicable diseases to the Local Health Authority.
  • Provide a complete first aid kit.
  • Ensure that illness and injury report logs are kept.
  • Ensure that the fire safety equipment are maintained annually.
  • Practice and record fire and earthquake drills.
  • Obtain OCR reporting forms.
  • Provide a log book for parents and staff to write suggestions or concerns;.
  • Conduct and record pre and post consultation meetings.
  • Obtain valid food handlers permit for three practitioners.
  • Job description is needed for two practitioners and two support staff.
  • Provide daily register for the students who are present.
  • Submit status letter indicting changes to enrollment and develop a fixed asset register.

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In order to make an offline donation we ask that you please follow these instructions:

  1. Make a check payable to "The Early Childhood Commission"
  2. On the memo line of the check, please indicate that the donation is for "The Early Childhood Commission"
  3. Please mail your check to:

Shop 44-49, Kingston Mall
8-10, Ocean Boulevard
Kingston, Jamaica

Donation Total: j$ 500.00