Frequently Asked Questions
What qualifications do the staff have?
One member has a B.A. in education studies.
5 members have level 3 in childcare
All are safeguarded trained
2 are designated persons.
All of our staff hold a paediatric first aid certificate.
How do you assess the children?
Through observations and the E.Y.F.S. development highlighting sheet.
How are we informed about our child’s progress?
We have half termly social events where we speak to the parents about their child’s development.
Once a term their child’s Learning Journey book is sent home for parents to look at. If a parent has any concerns staff are always available to speak to or an appointment can be made.
How do you discipline children?
We aim to work towards a situation in which children can develop self-discipline and self-esteem in an atmosphere of mutual respect and encouragement. All adults in the Nursery will praise and endorse desirable behaviour such as kindness and willingness to share.
We use a puppet called Bobby to tell stories about unkindness and not sharing.