Little Bear’s In Wanstead Village has successfully completed ;  “Two Year Olds Champion Award,” as part of Redbridge’s quality assurance programme, QuILT. In order to qualify for the award the nursery had to undertake a programme of evaluation, assessment and implementation to meet specific  criteria successfully.The Two Year old Campion award is the first module of a nine module programme of assessment, consisting of:

  • Relationships & Interactions
  • Aims, Values & Principles
  • Equal Opportunities
  • Learning & Teaching Strategies
  • Observation, Assessment & Planning
  • Parental partnership, Home & Community Liaison
  • Staffing
  • The Learning Experiences
  • The Physical Environment

Each provision area is evidenced with what has been implements, areas in which the Nursery wishes to improve and the impacts on the two year old children. This was presented to the Redbridge Panel for decision and achievement awards.

Seonaigh O’Neill, Little Bear’s Owner, commented;

This award demonstrates our team’s commitment to providing a high quality service and a real commitment to improving outcomes for the children in our care. It is a team effort and I would like to commend the staff team for all their hard work in evaluating our practice and in embedding new initiatives to improve our service.