Ofsted and the EYFS

At TCCL we are a newly-registered setting.  This means that we do not yet have an Ofsted rating.  A new setting must be inspected by Ofsted on registration, to ensure that the facilities and staff are suitable for childcare and that appropriate safeguarding measures are in place.

A newly-registered setting can expect its rating inspection within 30 months of registration.  We are given no notice of when the inspection will happen, so of course we are always ready – and looking forward to our first rating! Until the time of our first rating inspection, Ofsted considers us to be “Good”.

TCCL Day Nursery works under the umbrella of the national Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS, 2014), which is guided by four themes:

You can learn more about the EYFS at the following website:

https://www.gov.uk/early-years-foundation-stage