The Early Years team will provide you with bespoke support to ensure children develop the knowledge, skills and characteristics of effective learning which will provide the foundation for good outcomes and enable them to fulfil their potential. Our team of highly qualified consultants has a strong record and extensive experience in supporting settings to improve outcomes for children. We can provide you with expert consultant support and INSET tailored to meet your specific needs related to all areas of the EYFS.

Islington Partners

Our services include

  • Self-evaluation, strategic planning and review
  • Support for whole-phase in-depth monitoring of the quality of teaching and learning
  • Pre and post Ofsted support and advice
  • Data scrutiny and analysis including moderation of on-entry and final judgements
  • Expertise and pedagogy related to prime and specific areas of learning and development
  • Inclusion: team around the nursery/reception to support children’s positive behaviour
  • Developing high quality, stimulating learning environments inside and out
  • Partnership with parents and promoting the early home learning environment
  • Effective assessment, planning and progress tracking
  • Professional coaching for leaders

How we will deliver it

  • Your allocated consultant will work with you to design and agree a programme of support tailored to meet your specific needs
  • We offer specific programmes of support and challenge with proven impact on quality and standards
  • Joint lesson observations and feedback
  • CPD programme delivered centrally and as inset

Service Contact: Tracy Smith
T: 020 7527 5582


Benefits of choosing us

  • Access to a highly qualified, experienced team of early years experts
  • External verification of the quality of EY teaching and learning
  • A proven track record in improving outcomes for children
  • A partnership approach to creating solutions that are right for schools
  • A commitment to promoting understanding of the learning, development and care that will give children the best start in life

What our customers say

"The support was very sensitive, yet challenging, setting achievable goals with always the best interests of the children at the heart of action plans and solutions. The consultant had the skills to lead, support and mostly be creative and flexible. An incredibly valuable service.”

Headteacher, St Mark’s CE Primary School