Day nursery open all year
High Street, Uppermill, Oldham, OL3 6AP
Contact phone01457 872 830 or 07989 770 095
Ofsted URN: EY263166
AgeFrom 6 months to 5 years old
Opening timesMonday to Friday 7.45am - 6pm
Cost detailsPer hour: £6, Per session: £29, Per day: £41, Per week £165
Free childcare possible for 2 year oldsYes
Free childcare possible for 3/4 year oldsYes
Takes childcare vouchers?Yes
Registered for 30 hours free childcare
Special diets offeredOn discussion with parents
Provides for different cultural needsYes
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.