All our staff are qualified/experienced, holding qualifications such as QTS, CACHE, NNEB & BTEC, all hold current Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and three references are taken.
We have 2 EYPS staff members.
Staff are chosen for their caring/nurturing attitudes.
We operate with;
1:3 ratio for the Bumble Bee age children
1:4 ratio for the Caterpillar age children
1:8 ratio for the Butterfly age children
Info: Always available to chat to parents
Qualifications: NVQ level 3 in childcare
Paediatric first aid
Health & safety at workSafeguarding
Qualifications: BA in Early Childhood Care & Education
Paediatric first aid,
Health & safety
All practitioners and managers do the following training as part of their induction
- Safeguarding - children in need of protection
- Level 2 food hygiene
- Pediatric first aid
These are updated every 3 years
All supervisors & managers recieve Health & safety at work training which is updated every 3 years
All staff have taken part in training on Prevent, FGM & Promoting British Values
There are many other training & development opportunities for practitioners. These can be done in-house, online and on the local council led courses.
We support our practitioners to achieve higher qualifications