If you wish your early education setting or school to be included as part of the Flying Start Gold Award for Transition, please download the relevant evidence criteria below and use this as your guide to completion of the award. If you require any additional information, then please email Christine Rogers: firstname.lastname@example.org or Susan Thomas: email@example.com
When you have completed the portfolio and are ready to submit your evidence you will need to send the collated folder of information to Christine Rogers (please ask for best address at the time) – marked Flying Start Gold Award for Transition with your setting/school name on the front. Please also include the name of the professional who is leading on this award and their contact details. This will enable us to notify you when the award has been achieved or to ask for additional information if you have not quite reached the expected levels of evidence.
Upon completion and being awarded the Flying Start Gold Award for Transition you will receive a certificate for your School or Early Education Setting and the Award Logo which you can then display on your website. Certificates will be awarded at the termly Designated Safeguarding Officer meetings. If the decision reached by the Evidence Evaluation Group is that substantial additional evidence is required, then you may be asked to resubmit the following term.
Checklist of what to include in evidence portfolio:
The following settings have already achieved the Gold Award:
- Cheynes Infant School
- Dallow Stars Nursery
- Little Owls Nursery
- Training Depot Nursery
- St Matthew’s Primary School
- Gill Blowers Nursery
- The Ferrars Academy