CJ’s Playcare (Kirkhamgate)


Name CJ’s Playcare (Kirkhamgate)
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date 10 January 2018
Address Kirkhamgate Outwood Primary Academy, Brandy Carr Road, Kirkhamgate, WAKEFIELD, West Yorkshire, WF2 0RS
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Out-of day care
Gender Mixed
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is good The management team provides caring and purposeful leadership. They set clear priorities for future development. They are supported by a committed, well-qualified staff team. Staff provide a range of imaginative and challenging activities, which engages children of all ages. Resources are often bright and colourful. Children and their parents are proud of the tasks they complete at the club, such as their collage pictures and junk models. Children are well behaved. Staff are positive role models and relationships are good. Staff have a good understanding of how to keep children safe and protected. Children develop strong bonds with staff and form good friendships with other children. Parents appreciate the care staff provide. They are well informed about how children spend their time at the club and welcome the support and advice staff provide. The club builds good relationships with other settings that children attend. Staff share information about children’s interests and experiences to support continuity in their care and well-being. It is not yet outstanding because: Procedures for building further on the quality of staff’s interactions are not rigorous enough to always help children to get the most out of all their experiences at the club. Staff do not consistently help children to think for themselves and deepen their understanding and involvement.