School key holder policies
See examples of school key holder policies from a primary school, a secondary school and a pupil referral unit, to get inspiration for your own.
You might not need a separate policy
Many schools include key holder information in their security policy instead of creating a separate document. Get more guidance on your responsibilities for site security and see security policy examples in this article.
See policies from schools
Primary academy in Suffolk
Laureate Community Academy has a key holder policy that covers:
- Members of staff who are permanent key holders
- Procedures for issuing and returning keys
- Emergency call out procedure
It also has a template key holders register and a key holders agreement (see appendices A and B).
Community secondary school in Bracknell Forest
For instance, the site manager has 'corporate responsibility for security' and is responsible for alarm callouts and security