Address: Childrens Nursery, 60 Gibson Drive, West Malling, ME19 4AN
Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises
Highlights from Latest Inspection
Summary of key findings for parents
This provision is good Staff establish positive relationships with parents and keep them fully involved and informed.
For example, they regularly share healthy eating recipes with them. Children develop good communication skills. For example, older children answer challenging questions with confidence and babies are fascinated by staff interactions.
The manager and staff work effectively as a team to evaluate their current practice. For example, they observe each other interacting with children. They provide each other with constructive advice and use it to support their action plans.
Staff know children exceptionally well and establish inspirational and trustin...g relationships with them. Children have an outstanding level of well-being. The manager and staff closely monitor individual and different groups of children's progress.
This enables staff to quickly highlight any gaps in children's development and provide good support to help children to close gaps and make good progress. It is not yet outstanding because: Staff miss some opportunities to extend children's interest to explore and investigate the world around them even further. Staff do not make the most out of partnerships with other early years settings that children also attend, to provide them with an even more consistent approach to learning.