Sunbeams Day Nursery


Name Sunbeams Day Nursery
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 24 August 2016
Address 31-35 Dibden Road, BRISTOL, BS16 6UE
Phone Number 0117 956 6060
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Full day care
Gender Mixed
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is outstanding Children are expertly supported and make excellent progress. The quality of teaching is consistently outstanding. Children are content and very settled, and their behaviour is fantastic. Staff identify children’s individual abilities and use very well-considered assessment systems. Staff use highly effective tracking to target any gaps in children’s development. Staff have extremely positive relationships with parents that provide a very consistent approach to children’s learning and care. Staff are exceptionally well qualified and use their experience to develop impressive strategies that support children with disabilities and those with special educational needs. The manager expertly evaluates the quality of the provision. She uses highly effective staff supervision and appraisal meetings to identify staff training needs. This has a great impact on outcomes for children. For example, since training staff have transformed the garden with a focus on creating different levels and textures for children to explore.