Case StudyClient: Leeds based Training Provider For Service & support: Tinies Yorkshire liaisedSurestart Centre with the training provider and Surestart Centre to ensure that all their requirements were clearOur client was a Leeds based training provider in advance and that once agreed they werewho was running a parenting course at a met each week.Surestart Centre for parents or guardians, andwho required a Crèche to care for the children In advance of the crèche commencing, Tiniesduring the course. staff met with the trainer at the Surestart Centre to confirm details, and conduct a full risk assessment in advance.The brief: Tinies Yorkshire were requested toprovide child carers who could support the Parents were contacted prior to the event toSurestart Centre by running a Crèche for up to confirm the details of the children who would10 children aged 5-10 years on one afternoon be attending and any specific requirements.each week for 12 weeks. The child carers wererequired to be qualified and experienced and The team were identifiable, wearing a redable to supervise children with lively and, on „Tinies‟ polo shirt and smart trousers for theoccasions, challenging behaviour in a calm and Crèche.professional manner. All child carers wereinterviewed and reference checked, and held acurrent CRB (police check), to ensure the Client feedback: Verbal feedback to Tiniessafety of the children. consultant “Thank you for all your help and support for the course.”Delivery: Staffing of the Crèche withappropriate and consistent child carers wasvery important, and Tinies supplied highlyqualified staff including a qualifiedTeacher/Tutor to manage the Crèche activitiesand provide overall supervision each week.Each week a review was done of the numberand ages of the children attending andappropriate activities were planned to meettheir requirements. It was important that theprogramme catered for all the children andincluded inside and outside activities for themto have fun and „burn‟ off their energy withgames and exercise each week. Other activitiesincluded playing board games, singing, artsand crafts, and reading, with some activitiesdone in groups and some individually asrequired.