Little People at Work - Neptune NJ Temporary Child Care Center

(732) 776-7111

About the Provider

Description: We offer a friendly, educational and nurturing environment for Preschool, and Kindergarten children in the Neptune, Asbury Park area. Little People At Work Preschool encourages early learning and the development of social skills through play, creative activities, innovative uses of technology and other noncompetitive exercises. As professional educators, our teachers emphasize the growth of the child as a whole.

We take a holistic approach to your child's development. Our philosophy is to encourage early learning and to promote the children's overall well-being. Our teachers come from diverse professional and personal backgrounds, but they all share one thing in common - a devotion to your child's health and development.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: 13LIT0012
  • Capacity: 189
  • Age Range: 0 - 13 years
  • State Rating: 3
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Languages Supported: English, Spanish
  • Type of Care: After School, Before School, Before and After School, Daytime, Full-Time, Kindergarten
  • Transportation: Field Trips, To/From School
  • Current License Expiration Date: Aug 02, 2024
  • District Office: New Jersey Dept of Children and Families - Office of Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-877-667-9845 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: Kristen Farhat (

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Cited Date Abated Regulation Number
2023-07-12 2023-07-28 3A:52-5.3(k)(5)
Swimming pool requirements are as follows: wading pools that are 24 inches or less, are filled as needed, are portable, and do not have a filtration system are prohibited.

Violation Observed: Cease the use of wading pools. Remove and discontinue use of the inflatable water slide/pool.
2023-07-12 2023-07-28 3A:52-4.3(d)(1)
At least one staff member shall be physically present in the room or area in which children are napping and shall be able to summon other staff members without leaving the room or area.

Violation Observed: Ensure that adequate supervision is maintained at all times throughout the center, Ensure a staff member is present with the children when they are exiting the classroom to use the bathroom.
2023-05-17 2023-07-12 3A:52-5.2(a)(8)
The center shall obtain a Life Hazard Use Registration certificate applicable to the center’s licensed capacity and ages served pursuant to the Uniform Fire Safety Act, N.J.S.A. 52:27D-192 et seq. The center shall post this document in a prominent location within the center.

Violation Observed: Provide a current life/hazard use registration certificate applicable to the center's licensed capacity and ages served with proper code and updated expiration date.
2023-05-17 2023-07-12 3A:52-9.6(a)(2)
Each center or person providing transportation services, as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-9.1(a), shall maintain on file at the center a copy of the insurance policy or documentation of current insurance coverage.

Violation Observed: Provide documentation that the center is not providing transportation for the children at this time.
2023-05-17 2023-07-12 3A:52-4.6(c)(1)
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply: for all centers, the head teacher or consulting head teacher shall meet the qualification requirements specified in one of the seven options set forth in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-4.6(c) for education and experience.

Violation Observed: Ensure that the 1 head teacher meets the required qualifications as specified in the manual.
2023-05-17 2023-07-12 3A:52-7.9(a)(1)
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply: the center shall maintain on file a log of the initial illnesses, symptoms of illness, or diseases that are exhibited by each child while in the center’s care, as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.1(c) and (d). This illness log shall include

Violation Observed: Maintain an illness log on file at the center and ensure that it contains all of the required components.
2023-05-17 2023-07-28 3A:52-7.6(b)(1)
The center shall maintain on file a written record of each incident resulting in an injury as specified in N.J.A.C. 3A:52-7.6(a). These records shall include the following: the name of the injured child.

Violation Observed: Complete accident reports as required, including the name of the injured child and ensure that immediate notification to the parent is indicated on the form.
2023-05-17 2023-07-28 3A:52-7.3(a)(2)
For early childhood programs, the following shall apply: for each child not enrolled in a public or private school, upon admission, the center shall maintain on file at the center a Universal Child Health Record (Department of Health Form CH-14) or its equivalent, updated annually, along with an immunization record, and a special care plan, if applicable. A 30-day grace period is permitted in N.J.A.C. 8:57-4.5(e)

Violation Observed: Ensure that a Universal Health Record is completed upon enrollment and updated annually, including the immunization records and special care plans as required.
2023-05-17 2023-06-02 3A:52-4.3(d)
The following staff/child ratios shall apply during rest or sleep, when the criteria listed in 3A:52-4.3(d) 1, 2, and 3 are met:Age Staff/Child RatioUnder 18 months - 1:1018 months to under 2 ½ years - 1:122 ½ years and above - 1:20

Violation Observed: Ensure that adequate staff/child ratios are maintained at all times throughout the center, including during nap and rest time. In Room #4A their were 14 children ages 18-24 months. 3 staff was required, 2 staff were present.
2023-04-19 3A:52-4.10(b)(1)
When the center applies for a new or renewal license or Certificate of Life/Safety Approval, the sponsor or sponsor representative shall submit to the Department the completed CARI consent forms for all staff members who are or will be working at the center on a regularly scheduled basis. Within two weeks after a new staff member begins working at the center, the sponsor or sponsor representative shall submit to the Department a completed CARI consent form for the new staff member.

Violation Observed: Ensure that all staff submit a CARI background check upon renewal.
2023-04-19 2023-07-12 3A:52-5.3(a)(9)
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: toilets, wash basins, kitchen sinks, and other plumbing shall be maintained in good operating and sanitary condition.

Violation Observed: Ensure the refrigerator's and all surfaces in the kitchen are in sanitary condition.
2023-04-19 2023-07-28 3A:52-5.2(a)(5)
The center shall be permitted to obtain a valid fire safety inspection certificate issued by the municipality in which it is located, based on a fire inspection conducted within the preceding 12 months, and submit a copy of the certificate to the Office of Licensing in lieu of a CO or CCO, if the center serves only children 2 ½ years of age or older and is located in a public school building that is used as a public school.

Violation Observed: Ensure that emergency exit doors are easily operable in the kitchen.
2023-04-19 2023-07-28 3A:52-5.3(a)(2)
Indoor maintenance and sanitation requirements are as follows: floors, carpeting, walls, window coverings, ceilings, and other surfaces shall be kept clean and in good repair.

Violation Observed: Ensure that all surfaces are kept clean and in good repair. Ensure the cabinet's in Room #1A, 2A,6A, 4A, 4B,1B are maintained in sanitary condition.
2023-04-19 2023-04-19 3A:52-6.4(i)
Children shall not use pacifiers with straps or other types of attachment devices.

Violation Observed: Cease the use of pacifier straps or other types of attachment devices.
2023-04-19 2023-07-12 3A:52-7.8(a)(4)(i)
Handwashing requirements are as follows: staff members shall wash their hands with soap and running water immediately before preparing or serving food.

Violation Observed: Ensure that staff wash their hands immediately after coming in contact with bodily fluids (wiping the children's noses)

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