Staffing

The staff at Ashridge are a passionate team of well qualified and experienced practitioners. Between them, they have well  over 100 years experience in Childrens care and Learning & Development.

Ashridge Nursery is committed to updating of the knowledge and skills of their Staff through ongoing training. As a minimum our practitioners are qualified to NVQ level 3, with many holding Early Years Professional Status, and/or Degrees in relevant areas.

We have a ratio of adults to children of 1:6, which is above the Ofsted requirement for this age group.

Feedback from our last Ofsted inspection confirmed that the staff at Ashridge are experienced, well qualified and enthusiastic. They care about the children, and strive to help all children reach their full potential.

DSCF1074“Children and Practitioners share a warm and caring relationship. Children’s needs and interests are met because staff take the time to talk to parents and children regularly to find out about their interests and development.”

Ofsted Report 2011.

 

DSCF1075“Practitioners work hard to set up an interesting and attractive environment each day for the children to work in……They ‘go that extra mile’ with children….”

Ofsted Report 2011

“There are outstanding links with the parents. They all spoke highly of the care and support their children receive”.

Ofsted Report 2011

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