Welcome to PlayworksPlayworks
is unlike nursery or school and works to Playwork Principles, staff
observe and monitor children's play and create varied sporting and
creative activities daily. Play is paramount, children take ownership
of their club, it is their time to relax, socialise and explore
different types of play at their leisure. A Playworkers job is to
monitor, observe and expand the children's play providing all the tools
needed to turn children’s imagination into reality.
out of school club based in Shafton
aged 3-6 are on the EYFS register which means they all have their own
development journal full of photos of play with accompanying
observations written by their key person.
Playworks work closely
with the schools we cater for to ensure each child is supported in the
7 areas of development whilst at play.
Download an Enrolment Form here.
Breakfast club – 07.30 - 09.00
After School club – 15.15 - 18.00
Holiday Club – 08.00 - 18.00
You can find details of the sessions here.
A safe, fun and educational environment
Playworks are extremely proud of our Ofsted report and welcome you to read it at your leisure
provide a high quality service to meet the individual needs of our
users. We welcome any advice, suggestions or comments to enable
us to work together to provide an excellent childcare service that
children and young people will look forward to attending.
offer a large variety of activities and play opportunities for children
and young people to extend their knowledge and understanding. We
work with external organisations and individuals who add to our
programme of events, educating and inspiring children and young people
to try new things through challenge and exploration whilst learning to
manage their own play and risks.
Playworks staff are of the
highest calibre, as they continually work to the best of their ability
through in-house training and support, formal training, and most
importantly by listening and responding to you, our users.
hold DBS checks, advanced training in safeguarding, paediatric first
aid and food hygiene, ensuring the highest quality of care for your