Ducklings Day Nursery

Name Ducklings Day Nursery
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 19 July 2013
Address 2 Western Road, Hagley, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY9 0LB
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Full day care
Gender Mixed
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No
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Information about the setting

Ducklings Day Nursery was registered in 1999 and is on the Early Years Register and the compulsory and voluntary parts of the Childcare Register. It is situated in a large house in the Hagley area of Stourbridge, West Midlands and is managed by a partnership. The nursery serves the local and surrounding areas and is accessible to all children. It operates from five rooms and there is an enclosed area available for outdoor play. The nursery employs 18 members of childcare staff. All of whom, hold appropriate early years qualifications at level 3, 5 and 6. Three members of staff hold Early Years Professional Status. The nursery opens Monday to Friday all year round. Sessions are from 8am until 6pm. Children attend for a variety of sessions. There are currently 68 children on roll who are within the early years age range. The nursery supports a number of children who speak English as an additional language and children with special educational needs and/or disabilities. The nursery receives support from the local authority. What the setting needs to do to improve further To further improve the quality of the early years provision the provider should: enhance the already effective use of non-verbal communication to further promote children’s learning and development so that they continue to achieve to the highest level.