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Brooklands Young Explorers (OSC)

Out of School Care
General Details

Brooklands Young Explorers is a friendly inclusive provision offering care and education from 7.30am - 6.30pm.  We offer a Breakfast club, a nursery provision and an afterschool club. We aim to make children's time with us fun and fulfilling. We constantly update ourselves in current methods and training working with other professionals for the best outcomes for all children and their families. We welcome visits from parents, carers at anytime when a warm welcome awaits you.

Holiday club is great fun for those children transferring into school and for children in general, a school holiday is a long time not to see your friends.

We were proud to be rated Outstanding by Ofsted in October 2015

Who to contact

01206 396641

Venue Details

Brooklands Primary School
CO11 1RX
Parking available


Last updated
Immediate vacancies
Other information
Brooklands Young Explorers has immediate spaces available in their out of school club.

Days & times

Monday to Friday AM: 7.30am - 8.55am
Monday to Friday PM: 3.30pm - 6.30pm

Inclusive Provisions

Wheelchair access
Cultural provisions
Yes - Fully inclusive.
Individual dietary needs
Yes - Cater for individual dietary needs.
Recent experience of supporting children with additional needs
Yes - SENCo that has accredited training.


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
From £4.25 Breakfast Club
From £4.80 After School Club - Per day
After School Club-First hour £4.80

Other Details

Climbing frame, Equipment for all ages, Out-door play, Slide, Swings, TV - DVD
School pickups
Brooklands Primary School (Manningtree)
Cater for over 8s
Age Range
From 3 Year(s)
To 11 Year(s)
Last Updated

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
25/11/2008Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
22/10/2015Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding
09/01/2020Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding

Local Offer Local Offer Record

Experience of including people with special educational needs and disabilities

Brooklands Young Explorers endeavors to provide a warm welcome to all our children and their families at  all our settings in Brantham and  East Bergholt.

We strive to promote an atmosphere where children can thrive in a stimulating learning environment, encouraged by our dedicated  highly qualified staff team, to develop as individuals and reach their full potential. We work closely with local Primary Schools and are happy when required, to work with other schools and other educational providers,with the aim to facilitate a smooth transition for  all children. Staff members regularly attend training to expand their professional qualifications and will seek further training, when required to be as inclusive as possible for all children and their families

We have a  several qualified SEND Co-ordinators at each of our setting and a dedicated SEND lead practitioner

Hayley Aherne ( Constable Country Childcare) 

Jo Gwillim  (East Berhgolt)

Angela Randall (East Bergholt) - Dedicated SEND Cordinator for all Constable Counrty childcare

Lauryn Rudlan (Brantham)

Stephanie Lord (Brantham)

Hayley Aherne
Conditions Supported
Autistic spectrum conditions
Communication difficulties
Health conditions
Learning difficulties
Mental health conditions
Physical disabilities
Sensory impairments

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