Name Charnwood
Ofsted Inspections
Address Address: Charnwood Nursery & Family Centre, St. Pauls Road, STOCKPORT, Cheshire, SK4 4RY
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Full day care
Gender Mixed
Local Authority Stockport
Highlights from Latest Inspection

Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is outstanding The nursery has developed highly engaging strategies to involve parents. Relationships between parents and staff are trusting, respectful and understanding. Staff offer information that enables parents to extend their child's learning at home.

Parents spend time in the nursery playing with their child and share what their child has enjoyed doing at home. Staff place an exceptionally high emphasis on promoting children's emotional well-being. They are skilled in supporting children's move to school.

The wide range of resources and activities provided helps children to develop the essential skills needed to become confident and independent lea...rners. Staff give the highest priority to keeping children safe and secure. Staff knowledge of safeguarding and child protection is excellent.

Staff are very familiar and confident with policies and procedures, in relation to observing and reporting potential concerns. Children's behaviour is exemplary. Staff are very aware of the varying needs of the children who attend and show patience and understanding when dealing with behaviour.

The care of children with special educational needs and/or disabilities is exceptional. Partnership working is exemplary and staff are especially aware of children's individual needs. This helps to promote children's emotional and physical well-being pertinently well.

Staff teaching is exceptional. They skilfully question children, encouraging them to think for themselves. Activities are differentiated extremely well to provide varying levels of challenge, taking into account the differing needs of the children who attend.