13 February 2018
Bright Horizons Asquith Warrington Preschool and Day Nursery has been rated as ‘Outstanding’ after receiving its recent Ofsted inspection.
The nursery received its inspection on January 5th and was rated as ‘Outstanding’ in all four areas of inspection: Effectiveness of the leadership and management; Quality of teaching, learning and assessment; Personal development, behaviour and welfare; Outcomes for children.
Inspection activities included the inspector observing a planned activity with the nursery manager, which they jointly evaluated the teaching of upon completion. Comments from the Ofsted report included:
- The management team have an excellent understanding of their responsibilities. They have successfully embedded their vision within the staff team to provide only the highest possible standards. The enthusiasm and commitment by all staff is admirable. They constantly review and drive forward their practice to the highest achievable levels.
- Staff show high levels of respect for children at this first-rate nursery. Staff value their opinions and children are confident to make their own decisions from a very young age. The key-person system is strong and care routines are highly individualised. Children are self-assured, extremely confident and have exceptional levels of self-esteem.
- The environment is stimulating, well-resourced and expertly planned to meet the needs of the different age groups. In addition, rigorous cleaning and hygiene procedures are in place. These high standards help to promote children’s good health.
“I am so proud of the whole team, who continuously strive to provide the highest standard of care and best outcomes for each child, every day. I would like to congratulate and thank each team member on their dedication to the nursery and for all their hard work,” said Nursery Manager Amy Webster. “We would also like to thank all the parents who took the time out of their busy day to share their amazing feedback on the day of the inspection.”