COVID Safety Guidance

Jamyang’s Covid Safety Guidance is regularly reviewed and updated by the management team.

Last update review: Tuesday 1st February, 2022

Standard Safety Measures

  • The Jamyang team and volunteers all commit to a bi-weekly schedule of lateral flowing testing
  • Work From Home is Supported for all members of the Jamyang team
  • We engage in an adapted cleaning schedule, using hospital grade anti-viral materials
  • The wearing of face coverings is in encouraged where it is not possible to socially distance
  • All of our team members and volunteers are full vaccinated, and now awaiting seasonal boosters
  • Sanitiser stations are made available throughout the building

School visits and tours are currently on hold, we’re hoping to welcome visits back to Jamyang from Friday 4th March

Preparing for your visit (classes and teachings)

  • Please arrive at least 15mins before the class begins for a safe arrival.
  • You may need to wait a few minutes while we show participants to their places. We thank you for your patience.
  • Please ensure you have a face covering ready for your visit.
  • All our community members will be asked to kindly check-in on the NHS test and trace App: please ensure you download it ahead of your visit.
  • If you require a chair rather than a mat and cushion for your place in the ceremony, please let the team member on hand know when you arrive.
  • If you or any members of your household have any symptoms of Covid 19 we ask that you stay home.

Preparing for your visit (visiting during open hours)

  • We ask that all guests visiting Jamyang during our open hours adhere to the following guidance:
  • To wash or sanitise hands upon arrival
  • Wear a mask or face covering in areas where social distancing is not possible
  • Check-in via the NHS track and trace App

Upon your Arrival (classes and teachings)  

  • A member of the Jamyang team will greet you at the main door for a safe and socially distanced welcome, where you will be able to sanitise your hands.
  • We will double check that we have your correct contact info and kindly ask that you check-in at Jamyang on the NHS app.
  • You will be guided safely through the building to the area designated for your activity.
  • To improve ventilation, the windows may be open.
  • Please bring reading materials with you on a personal device, laptop or print out, as these will not be provided.
  • All students are required to wear a mask or face covering while in attendance for activities in the main Gompa, unless exempt.

Wishing you well and goodbye 

  • A member of the Jamyang team will be on hand to guide students out of the Gompa at the end of the class.
  • You may use facilities allocated for guests’ comfort if needed.
  • Your team member will guide you back through the building and to the main door for departure.