Ofsted Outstanding

The Provision Was Rated Outstanding

  • Children are highly motivated and consistently demonstrate the characteristics of effective learning. The educational programmes have depth and breadth and consistently offer interest and challenge to effectively promote children’s learning.
  • The staff team are highly skilled and sensitive to children’s individual needs and help them to form secure emotional attachments and feel very safe within the nursery. Consequently, children are confident to explore and develop their ideas.
  • Partnerships with parents, external agencies and other providers are very effective and contribute to ensuring children’s needs are quickly identified and met effectively.
  • The manager has a passion and vision for her work and is sharply focused on providing an excellent service for the children and their families, which makes a positive impact on their lives.
  • There is rigorous implementation of robust policies and procedures and highly effective monitoring of the educational programmes which successfully promotes children’s safety, well-being and learning and development.

The only thing we were advised to improve on

Continue to add to the excellent range of natural resources available in the indoor areas to enhance children’s sensory learning and development in order to build on the already first rate practice achieved.