|Name||Scallywags (Medway) Limited|
|Ofsted Inspection Rating||Outstanding|
|Inspection Date||01 December 2016|
|Address||Playfootball.Net, London Road, Rainham, GILLINGHAM, Kent, ME8 7RJ|
|Phone Number||01634 232300|
|Type||Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Full day care|
Summary of key findings for parents
This provision is outstanding The management team works exceptionally well together and leads a highly impressive team of staff who share their passion and enthusiasm to maintain the very high quality of practice. Partnerships with parents are exceptional. Parents are constantly included and involved in their children’s learning and development. For example, staff regularly encourage parents to share children’s achievements, which helps to provide excellent levels of consistency for children’s learning between nursery and their homes. Staff maintain a warm, welcoming and exceptionally well-planned environment. For example, they are highly knowledgeable in their understanding of how children develop and they provide inspiring spaces and activities to support their learning. Children have limitless opportunities to explore, experience new things and make outstanding progress in readiness for their future learning. Children’s well-being is supported extremely well. Staff are especially caring, nurturing and develop exceptionally strong emotional bonds with children from the start. Children thrive and develop excellent social skills. Staff carry out accurate and high quality observations of children’s play. They are highly skilled at recognising and celebrating children’s achievements and identifying areas where occasional extra support may be required.