Main Details

Vicarage Field Shopping Centre,
Ripple Road,
Barking,IG11 8DQ
0208 594 4566

Additional Details

Age Range:
2 years to 5 years
When is it on?:
  • Monday: 09:30 - 16:30 Offer free early education places
  • Tuesday: 09:30 - 16:30 Offer free early education places
  • Wednesday: 09:30 - 16:30 Offer free early education places
  • Thursday: 09:30 - 16:30 Offer free early education places
  • Friday: 09:30 - 16:30 Offer free early education places

Service Provided

Provider Additional Information:
We work as a team making relationships trusting for your child and yourself allowing them to enjoy their time with us.

All activities at Playland are carefully planned out by following the Early Years Foundation stage where we can look at meeting all child’s individual developmental stage. We plan activities that support their problem solving skills, challenging them further physically and mentally.

We also support children who have additional needs such as Complex Social needs, language barriers, Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs and Sensory needs etc. We provided support with n the pre-school using work stations, communication table and intensive interaction which allows them to progress and reach their targets put in place for them. We also provide and offer parents a 6 week home play where we will come in supporting you and your child at home. This can be by showing yourself how to use a visual schedule, how to understand and support your child using PECS to communicate, showing you their work station/communication table or advising you on what support we can offer next. We work aside professionals such as Portage, Speech and language etc who also come in to the pre-school to support your child to progress further. Our SENCO ensures that you have regular reviews every 4-6 weeks where you will be invited in alongside the professional involved with your child to look at what they have achieved and their new target/goals.

At Playland our practitioner will observed your child closely and recorded their progress through observation, placing next steps for them to develop further. Where you will be invited in to come in and see their progress books.

Free childcare places are provided to all 4 year olds. 3 year olds can access the free places from the term after their 3rd birthday.

Free places are also available for eligible 2 year olds.

We will be delivering the extended free childcare offer to eligible 3 and 4 year olds.
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Morning sessions - 9.30am - 12.30pm
Afternoon sessions - 12.30pm- 4.00pm.

Ofsted Details

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  • £16.00 per session