Kickstart News

Important Update!

Following the announcement by The Prime Minister that primary schools may open by 1 June (with Early Years children, Y1 and Y6 students initially) we will be reviewing the guidance issued by the DfE, liaising with schools, staff & other stakeholders to establish what services can be safely provided. A full update for parents and…
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Temporary Suspension of Kickstart Services

STATEMENT FROM DEAN AND REBECCA Rebecca and myself are the very proud owners of a company that we have built up from nothing, with 14 amazing employees who give nothing less than 100% every day and which facilitates more than 5000 different activity sessions and provides the education, coaching and childcare for approximately 1600 different…
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Statement

Following the statement made by the Chancellor of the Exchequer and The Prime Minister earlier this evening, the Kickstart Board of Directors have decided to close on Monday 23rd March 2020, to give us time to speak to all employees, risk assess the ever changing conditions in the workplace and liaise with other statutory organisations…
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School Closures

Following the statement made this evening by the Secretary of State for Education and The Prime Minister we are seeking clarification on whether as an Early Years Provider we are able to continue to offer services to support schools and parents and help those children who are vulnerable or who are cared for by a…
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Kickstart want to reassure all customers that following the latest Government advice on COVID-19 that we are remaining open for business and all of our services are currently unaffected. Our Policy Position is attached and we will continue to work with our School Partners, Public Health & Local Government Officials to keep you all up…
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Therapeutic play is freedom!

One of the children that attended therapeutic play recently has told Kickstart facilitator Jackie, that it “allows freedom of thought”. Each session is child-led and very individual, however a toy that is used commonly by many is the bricks. Whether it is lego, duplo or mega-blocks doesn’t matter: free construction offers free thinking, free movement…
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