Billingham Nursery are awarded OUTSTANDING by Ofsted!

Billingham Children’s Day Nursery has been awarded the highest award OUTSTANDING by OFSTED

Billingham Children’s Day Nursery which is owned by Nunthorpe Nurseries Group was inspected on the 8th November 2016 and was judged Outstanding in every area.

Outstanding praise was given in all areas of the inspection and the report reflects upon the exceptional standards within the nursery and states that children are highly motivated and eager to learn and are extremely well prepared for their next step in their learning, including school.

The inspector commented that the quality of teaching, learning and assessment is outstanding and staff skillfully follow children’s interests, make learning exciting and relevant and are highly skilled in teaching new language and modelling language as well as them being very sensitive towards children’s individual needs. The report goes on to say that children are extremely happy and settled at nursery and their behaviour is exemplary.


Billingham Nursery Children and Staff Celebrating Outstanding from Ofsted

The nursery is lead and managed by Pam Poole who is very proactive in leading, supporting and motivating staff to meet the needs of all children who attend. The report states that the management team and staff strive for continuous improvement and robust improvement plans are in place. The inspector also commented on the regular and focused staff supervisions that are carried out by Pam and how they contribute to the high-quality care that the excellent team provides.

Within the report the inspector comments on how staff skillfully identify the need for early intervention through detailed observations of children and how well they ensure the most effective support is provided for children who have special educational needs or disability

The report highlights how the team of well-qualified staff are exceptionally caring and sensitive in helping children to form trusting and secure relationships which supports the children’s well-being immensely. It also states that partnerships with parents are outstanding and that parents are exceptionally positive about the high quality care their children are given and the excellent progress they make.

Nunthorpe Nurseries Group management team are very proud of all the staff and their achievement of gaining outstanding. The staff are all very passionate, committed and they put the children at the heart of everything they do.