Junior Activity Scheme

Name Junior Activity Scheme
Ofsted Inspections
Address Richmond Hill School, Sunridge Avenue, LUTON, LU2 7JL
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Full day care
Gender Mixed
Local Authority Luton
Catchment Area Indicator Available No
Last Distance Offered Available No
Highlights from Latest Inspection

Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is outstanding Managers demonstrate exceptionally positive approaches. Their remarkable ability to rigorously review their work and implement highly effective, sustainable changes has played a significant part in the improvement of the scheme since the last inspection. Staff have an excellent understanding of holiday care.

They create a relaxed and welcoming environment, where children feel at ease and develop social skills as they interact with others. They balance this extremely effectively through offering children stimulating play opportunities that help build the skills that support their learning. The excellent staff supervision reinforces their confidence in using innovative methods to interact and communicate with children.

They exactly understand children's needs and offer them a wealth of exciting play opportunities. Managers and staff use their higher qualifications exceptionally well to inform their work. They make excellent use of new knowledge from training.

They now present activities in an appealing way, which ignites children's curiosity and engages them. Staff communicate exceptionally well with parents and do all they can to understand children's needs. For example, they offer taster sessions before the scheme begins.

These help children to become familiar with the building and their support workers. They also enable parents to share detailed information about their children. Through the use of local facilities, children gain an exceptionally meaningful awareness of their community and learn that their individual interactions are valued.