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Day nursery open all year
High Street, Uppermill, Oldham, OL3 6AP

Contact phone

01457 872 830 or 07989 770 095
Ofsted URN: EY263166

Ofsted rating

Good

Age

From 6 months to 5 years old

Vacancies

22

Opening times

Monday to Friday 7.45am - 6pm

Cost details

Per hour: £6, Per session: £29, Per day: £41, Per week £165

Free childcare possible for 2 year olds

Yes

Free childcare possible for 3/4 year olds

Yes

Takes childcare vouchers?

Yes

Description

Registered for 30 hours free childcare

Special diets offered

On discussion with parents

Provides for different cultural needs

Yes

How do you identify special educational needs and disabilities?

Through initial child induction observations,baseline assesments, planning, next steps, discussions with parents and other agencies, development trackers and Chaps form also ASQ 3 questionaires.

How do you involve parents/carers?

One to one chats with parents, parent sign the Chap and Asq 3 forms, discusions with parents about childs development at home.

How do you support a child’s learning and development?

With Plan do Review, hold meetings and follow a person centred review, 4 + 1s, review PCRs and follow on targets.

How do you meet a child’s educational needs?

We will ensure all targets are being met and reviewed, we will try to accomodate any other needs such as dietry, physical, to medical.

How do we know my child is achieving agreed outcomes?

Through Chaps and Asq 3, PCR, 4+1, chat and have meetings anytime, parent can look at learning jouney and chaps anytime, keyworkers are there to chat anytime and as were a small setting cummunication is excellent.

How do you adapt for a child with extra needs?

We aim to have 1-1 time regular and encourage children to move onto different activities, with physical we can adapt activities ie- floor.

How accessible is your service, outside and inside?

We are a single level building with just one step to access, we are very small so space is very restricted but we have managed in the past with small walking frames.

How do you involve children in outings and trips?

We would ensure 1 extra staff member is available for 1-1 or invite a family member to help.

How do you work with other organisations?

We liase with our local authority and Sonja Jones whos our early years officer for SEN. We invite other specialists to meetings ie - Speech and Language

How do you support children when they start and leave?

For new starters- Visits, pre enrolment sessions, questionnaires, stay and play so parent can meet key workers, comfort toys from home within reason, sharing photos For leaving-learning journeys and chaps are passed on to next setting, brief discussions are made and advice sheets passed on.

How are you/staff trained in extra needs?

We currently have two trained Sencos, we have passed on knowledge to key workers ad informed them of stratagies to use.

What is your policy on compliments, complaints, concerns?

The nursery key worker then the manager, the local authority or Ofsted.
Updated: 24/07/2020