Sunshine Park Wood Out of School Club


Name Sunshine Park Wood Out of School Club
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date 19 July 2017
Address Parkwood Infant School, Deanwood Drive, GILLINGHAM, Kent, ME8 9LP
Phone Number 01634 386 195
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Out-of day care
Gender Mixed

Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is outstanding The management team is highly successful as it encourages staff to identify and drive forward improvements. They quickly introduce new ideas and initiatives to increase the very exciting opportunities available for children. The management team demonstrates an excellent commitment to providing staff with a regular and relevant training programme. Staff are totally dedicated to improving their knowledge and skills. Parents are extremely happy with the care provided for their children. They describe the staff as ’wonderful’, ’brilliant’ and ’fantastic’. Staff know the children exceedingly well. They always listen to children, involve them in planning and ask for their ideas regarding how the club can be improved. For instance, children are invited to create a wish list of activities for each term. Children are incredibly polite and well behaved. They thrive on being given responsibilities and feel valued and respected. Children are immensely proud of their work, which is creatively displayed around the room. Children thoroughly enjoy their time at the club. They develop exceptional levels of independence and are extremely enthusiastic as they play with a very broad and exciting range of activities.