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NGCA Ducklings

NGCA Ducklings PreSchool (Ducklings)

NGCA Ducklings PreSchool is a Parent Committee managed setting. We operate from a purpose built room within the Community Centre, in the centre of Great Notley, just south of Braintree.

We are Ofsted registered (URN 203565) as well as being a section within Notley Green Community Association, a charity (Charity Reg# 1058443).

NGCA Ducklings has been rated by Ofsted as Outstanding at every inspection since 2005 and the latest inspection took place in May 2016.

Up to 20 children between 2 and 5 years old can attend each of our sessions, over 38 weeks in each academic year.

Session Times, Monday to Friday
Morning 9:00am - 12noon (3 hrs)
Afternoon 12:30pm - 3:30pm (3 hrs)
Full Day: 9:00am - 3:30pm (6.5 hr)

The setting is supervised by Julie with support by two deputy supervisors. One of the deputies is our SENDCo.

Four of our senior staff are NVQ level 3 qualified.

There are 2 additional NVQ level 2 full time staff, and 2 bank staff providing lunch cover as well as additional support as and when required.

All staff have attended / trained in paediatric first aid, food hygiene, Autism Awareness, and other relevant courses.

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