We advise and support you to review and develop your provision. To ensure you are offering a rich learning environment where staff, parents and children feel happy, safe and at home in your setting.

Download our 'Characteristics of Effective Teaching and Learning. A ‘Can Do’ Guide' training flyer

Download our 'Knowledge and Understanding' training flyer

Download our 'How to Provide an Anti Biased Approach to Practice in the EYFS' training flyer

Download our 'Identifying and Supporting Children with Sensory Issues' training flyer

Download our 'Safeguarding Refresher and Update ' training flyer

Download our 'Self Evaluation' training flyer

Download our 'Using Small Adult Led Groups to Develop Skills for Children in the EYFS ' training flyer

Download our 'Using the Supervision and Appraisal System to Support Children and Staff in the EYFS' training flyer

Working with others

We network with a number of individuals, trainers, consultants, organisations, charities and professional bodies.

Alison Featherbe is working  with Rebecca Martland from ‘Children at Heart’ to bring you Minding the Gap CPD. Both Alison and Rebecca were finalists in the Nursery World Awards 2017 and received a ‘highly commended’.

Minding the Gap CPD can be found here https://mindingthegapcpd.weebly.com

The next Minding the Gap conference is being held at the University of Brighton, on Saturday 28th April 2018. We also hold regular ‘Development Days’. Contact mindingthegapcpd@gmail.com for more information


You may be the owner / manager of a small setting waiting for your Ofsted and just want some support to make sure you are at your best when the knock on the door comes – with staff and up to 60 children per day. We can provide a free consultation visit and a brief written assessment of our discussion. If you wanted to receive a detailed action and development plan and further support to discuss how to implement it, together with a brief meeting with your senior staff team please GET IN TOUCH.

You may be a new childminder living in our area who has just received your first Ofsted and you want to promote yourself and act upon your ways forward – we would provide a free phone and email consultation where you will receive brief assessment of our discussion with some ways forward for you to investigate. If you wanted to receive a home visit and a detailed action and development plan written in conjunction with you please GET IN TOUCH.

You may be the owner / manager of a larger setting or settings with staff and 60 + children, have just had an Ofsted and you need advice and support to develop your provision further. Please email so we can prepare for your free consultation visit where you will receive a brief written assessment of our observations and discussions.  A more detailed action and development plan together with feedback to staff team and further intensive training for staff as identified – we would be happy to help please GET IN TOUCH.


If you are the owner of a small or large chain, please GET IN TOUCH to discuss your needs - support packages are priced realistically.

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