Start Well Early Years Foundation Stage Offer for Schools


The Start Well Service works with the early years workforce; children and families and other professionals to ensure the best possible start in life for every child.

The service builds on the existing partnerships we already have with schools and our services have been developed with the early years sectors’ needs in mind. So whether you are looking for advice, consultancy,support and challenge, or training to further improve teaching and learning, monitoring and assessing children’s learning and development, look no further – we can help.

Any EYFS provider can contact the Start Well Service to discuss an issue, ask for support or be signposted to key information by contacting us via:

EYFS Offer for Schools

All primary schools are able to access the Start Well offer, including a quality of education discussion visit and a range of briefings at no additional cost.

Schools with nursery classes for 2, 3 and 4 year olds are also able to access a targeted offer for their nursery leadership and provision. Action planning and personalised support to develop Reception Year class provision is available as a traded service.

You will find below details of our Start Well Early Years Foundation Stage Offer for 2019/20, which details the fully funded support on offer to nursery and primary schools in Bolton.

In addition all professional development training can be viewed and booked via our website at

Download the offer