Yeadon Town Hall Pre-school


Name Yeadon Town Hall Pre-school
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date 15 March 2018
Address Yeadon Town Hall, High Street, Yeadon, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS19 7PP
Phone Number 07837447674
Type Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises, Sessional day care
Gender Mixed

Summary of key findings for parents

This provision is good The manager and her staff are motivated, passionate and reflective practitioners. They regularly review their practice and identify areas for improvement. The manager uses the views of others and takes effective steps to raise the quality of the pre-school provision. Staff build positive and trusting relationships with parents and grandparents. They are kept fully informed about their children’s achievements. Parents highly praise staff’s support of their children’s confidence and independence. Parents feel that all staff are friendly and approachable. They describe the pre-school as a ’wonderful place’. Children are confident communicators. Staff interact skilfully with children and help them to develop their speaking skills. Young children explore items of interest that staff provide. Children demonstrate good listening and attention skills as staff talk about the items and introduce new words to help successfully extend children’s vocabulary. Partnerships with schools are well established and effective. Teachers from schools that children are moving to visit the pre-school to get to know them. Staff work effectively with other professionals to ensure that children’s learning and emotional needs are fully supported through a consistent and joined-up approach. It is not yet outstanding because: On occasions, staff do not always highly challenge the most able children and extend their learning even further. At times, the routines that staff put in place interrupt children’s concentration and dispositions for learning.