OFSTED

children drawingOFSTED is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. They report directly to Parliament and are independent and impartial. They inspect and regulate services which care for children and young people, and those providing education and skills for learners of all ages.

COSH is registered with OFSTED as a provider of Childcare on non-domestic premises on the Early Years Register, the compulsory part of the Childcare Register and the voluntary part of the Childcare Register.

The Early Years Register covers the provision of care for children in the nursery and reception years. The compulsory childcare register is for children from Years 1 up to age 8. The voluntary register is for the children aged over 8.

Our Registration Certificate, which is also displayed in the COSH club room, shows more details: Here is a link to our page on the OFSTED website, including our inspection reports:

http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/inspection-reports/find-inspection-report/provider/CARE/500058

COSH was originally registered with OFSTED on 29th May 1996 and our registration number is 500058.