Updated April 19th, 2022
All day cares are now open, but must ensure they are following the COVID-19 Guidance for Day Care Centre and Day Care Providers.
Screening occurs before a child enters school. The following guidance provides information on how the temperature for children, staff and teachers should be taken: Temperature Screening Guidance.
Check with your school to find out its current mask policy. Information on the school phases as they relate to mask wearing can be found here. Scroll down to Department of Education Protocols and click on “Phases for Living Safely with COVID within Schools”.
Caring for a child or staff who develops symptoms of COVID-19 in a child care setting (Thermal Monitoring)
The educational or child care setting must ensure, and implement effectively, policies for the care of children who become unwell and maintain their physical and mental health, and emotional wellbeing.
The Care of a child or staff who develops symptoms of COVID-19 (Thermal Monitoring) whilst in an educational or child care setting outlines the steps that must be taken if this occurs.
Nannies and Babysitters