Lyn Cag Northern Amherst Head Start Center
575 Union Hill Road
Central Elementary School
Amherst, VA 24521
Current Inspector: Victoria E Dawson (540) 309-2674
Inspection Date: Feb. 9, 2017
Complaint Related: No
- Areas Reviewed:
22VAC40-185 STAFF QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING.
22VAC40-185 PHYSICAL PLANT.
22VAC40-185 STAFFING AND SUPERVISION.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL CARE PROVISIONS AND EMERGENCIES.
22VAC40-185 SPECIAL SERVICES.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSE.
22VAC40-80 THE LICENSING PROCESS.
22VAC40-191 Background Checks (22VAC40-191)
An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted today 2/7/2017. There were 36 children in care with four staff members. The inspector arrived at 8:30 a.m. and departed the program at 12:00 p.m. The inspector reviewed four children's records during the inspection and four staff person's record. The inspector observed the children during: circle time, breakfast, free play in centers, assessments, lunch and art time. Discussion with the staff about : areas and equipment maintained in a operable, safe condition.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-70-A Description: Based on a review of four staff's records, the center failed to ensure that the Center retain information at the center of the name, address and telephone number of a person to be notified in an emergency for each staff . Evidence: 1. Documentation of all four staff members were not available for review. Plan of Correction: The administration staff will make sure that each staff's person emergency contact and required information is at the center.
Standard #: 22VAC40-185-270-A Description: Based on observation of the areas and equipment, the center failed to ensure that all areas and equipment inside and outside was maintained in a clean, safe and operable condition. Evidence: 1. The inspector observed three protruding nails that were exposed on the deck where the children enter the program. They pose a hazard to the children. Plan of Correction: The administration will have the nails removed or hammered down. The teachers will monitor all areas.
Standard #: 22VAC40-80-120-E-2 Description: Based on observation, the center failed to ensure that the most recent violation notice was not posted. Evidence: 1. The most recent violation notice was not posted from 9/2016. The posted violation notice was dated 4/26/2016. Plan of Correction: The teachers will post the violation notice from today's inspection. The administration will make sure that each site receives a copy.
A compliance history is in no way a rating for a facility.