|Name||Children 1st @ St. Peter & St. Pauls|
|Ofsted Inspection Rating||Outstanding|
|Inspection Date||01 April 2016|
|Address||Hady Hill, Calow, CHESTERFIELD, Derbyshire, S41 0EF|
|Type||Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Full day care|
|Catchment Area Information Available||No, we only have catchment area data for schools in England|
Summary of key findings for parents
This provision is outstanding The inspirational leadership team values their staff highly and supports them extremely well. They use highly effective methods to promote the staff’s continued professional development. Exceptionally skilled staff promote children’s communication and language development exceedingly well. Children are extremely confident to talk in a group, for example, when discussing the growth of the newly laid chicken eggs in their classroom. Staff are very caring and build extremely strong relationships with all children. Children settle in quickly and develop strong friendships with staff and their peers over time. They are very happy and thoroughly enjoy their time in the nursery. Partnerships with parents are excellent. Managers and staff work tirelessly to keep parents informed of children’s progress and find innovative ways to enthuse them to support their learning at home. This has an excellent impact on children’s progress. Staff use their excellent knowledge of each child’s achievements to provide rich, varied and imaginative experiences that inspire and motivate children to learn. Children truly relish the variety of experiences offered to them. The manager uses her extensive experience and knowledge to thoroughly evaluate the quality of care and teaching in the nursery. There is a strong commitment and relentless drive to build on the already outstanding practice.