Lunsford Park Preschool is a warm and welcoming preschool located in Larkfield. We offer flexible childcare from the age of 2 years and until school age.
Lunsford Park Pre-School
Who to contact
Where to go
Lundford Park Pre School, The George Holding Centre
- ME20 6SS
We are located next door to the Doctors Surgery and behind Tesco's car park.
When is it on?
- When is childcare available
- Term Time Only
- Carescheme Age Range:
- 2 year(s), month(s) to 4 year(s), 11 month(s)
- Opening Times
Opening Times Day Opening Time Closing Time Monday 09:00 12.00 Monday 12.00 12:30 Monday 12:30 15:30 Tuesday 09:00 12.00 Tuesday 12.00 12:30 Tuesday 12.30 15.30 Wednesday 9.00 12.00 Wednesday 12.00 12.30 Wednesday 12.30 15.30 Thursday 9.00 12.00 Thursday 12.00 12.30 Thursday 12.30 15.30 Friday 9.00 12.00 Friday 12.00 12.30 Friday 12.30 15.30
- Table of costs
Table of costs Amount Cost Type £8.00 for 2 / 3 year olds paying and funded Per hour £24.00 for 2 / 3 year olds paying and funded Per session £7.00 for 3 / 4 year olds funded Per hour £21.00 for 3 / 4 year olds funded Per session £4.00 for 2 / 3 year olds paying and funded Per lunch £4.00 for 3 / 4 year olds funded Per lunch
- ECD Type
- Offers pickups
- 3-4 Year Old Funding?
- 2 Year Old Funding?
- Total vacancies
- Vacancies Details
- We have limited availability for immediate start.
- Places Range
Places Range Start Age End Age Places 0 5 24
- Immediate vacancies?
- Contact Provider for Vacancy Details?
- Vacancy range
Vacancy Range Start Age End Age Places 2 year olds 2 year olds 24 3 year olds 4 year olds 24
- Vacancy Information Last updated Date
- Music, Computers / It, Messy Play Area, Cookery, Toys/dolls, Dressing Up, Dance, Discussions / Talks, Outdoor Activities, Themed Sessions, Environmental Area, Pets, Play House, Puppets, Water Play, Games / Puzzles, Play Room, Visits and Outings, Garden, Sandpit, Arts And Crafts, Healthy Living, Reading, Refreshments, Books, Internet Connection, Bike, Kitchen, Slide, Climbing Frame, Stories
We can take 24 children at any one session, with upto 6 members of staff. We work on the ratio of 1:4 for 2 year olds and 1:8 3/4 year olds. We have a playroom offering different areas of activities and a large well organised garden.
- Wheelchair Access
- Wheelchair access details
- After consultation with parents/carer
- Ofsted URN
- Link to latest ofsted inspection report
- Inspection history
Inspection History Inspection Date Inspection type Inspection Outcome 22/06/2007 Integrated Good 18/05/2010 Inspection (Early Years Register) Good 12/11/2013 Inspection (Early Years Register) Good 05/12/2016 Inspection (Early Years Register) Good
Special Needs Support
How does the setting identify children with additional needs or SEND?
Lunsford Park Preschool is an inclusive setting and welcome everyone. We will work closely with the parents / carers and every child will have a keyperson. Our managers are always available and we have 2 Sencos within the setting.
How will I be informed / consulted about the ways in which my child is being supported?
The staff will work closely with the parents, the managers / Sencos and keyperson.
How will the setting adapt the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum for my child's needs?
We use Tapestry online journal.
What teaching strategies does the setting use for children with additional needs or learning difficulties?
The keyperson will work closely with the child and family. There is an open door policy with all our parents and open comminication with the managers / sencos and keyworker with the parents / carers.
What additional support does the setting provide for children with additional needs or SEND?
Training is given to staff to help with all childrens needs and requirements.
How will the setting monitor my child's progress and how will I be involved in this?
We have 6 members of staff. 2 managers, 2 sencos, 2 DSL's, one of each will always be on site. Our staff are all level 3 qualified or above, we have 2 members of staff cirrently training. The children are monitored consistently and if there are any concerns the parents / carers will be notifield
How do you ensure children with additional needs or SEND can be included in the same activities as other children, including trips?
All children are included in all activities. They will be adjusted to each childs personal needs.
How accessible is the building for children with mobility difficulties / wheelchair users?
We have a disabled toilet and easy access for childrens with mobility difficulties.
How will you support my child's transition to a new setting or school?
As the children grow and are due to leave for school, during that last term, we encourage them to bring in PE kit to get changed into. Independence is encouraged, however at the childs pace.
How does the setting assess the overall effectiveness of its SEN provision and how can parents / carers take part in this evaluation?
The parents / carers and outside agencies will work together to cater for the childrens needs.
Who should I contact if I am considering registering for a place at the setting?
Please contact us to register your interest.
What arrangements does the setting have for feedback from parents / carers, including compliments and complaints?
We have a suggestions box and welcome any comments.