Our Early Years’ team provides a wide and diverse range of flexible and bespoke quality improvement services to help raise achievement and the quality of early years registered settings.

    Within these services the Early Years team offer a variety of packages to providers delivering play provision which wraps around the school day.

    These may be facilities that are before or after school and during school holidays. The Early Years team named consultant is able to support a range of out of school providers such as:

    • Schools and academies
    • private providers
    • management committees with tailored services.

    Chargeable services for out of school clubs include:

    • Bespoke consultancy (half day or full day)
      A choice of focus where we can support improvement for the setting and outcomes for children - delivered in line with the statutory framework for Early Years Foundation Stage.
    • Safeguarding audit
      Review of safety and identify risks within the setting.This will include recruitment and environmental recording processes in line with current legal requirements (EYFS 2017).
    • Paediatric First Aid Training (delivered through Young in Herts)
    • In-house training
      Develop and improve team knowledge and understanding of a focused topic identified through your continuous staff professional development.
    • Staff meetings
      We can lead or support within a staff meeting to encourage team cohesion and bring ideas together to support setting development.
    • A learning environment audit
      We provide an independent focused view of a learning environment and how this supports children’s interests and skills to ensure individual progress.

    For further information about our early years services contact the Early Years team.

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