Nursery is registered to take 50 children per day.
A number of children
share a part time place and we therefore have approximately
60 children on our register per week.
The children’s meals/snacks are prepared on the premises by our own cooks who have many years of experience in catering for children Their aim is to produced a healthy, nutritious diet for each child. If you have any dietary requirements/needs or just wish to chat about a healthy balanced lifestyle for your children they will be more than happy to chat to you.
We encourage outdoor and mirrored play for all children within the nursery. We have a large well equipped garden area and decking which is used on a daily basis.
are to provide a warm and welcoming atmosphere for parents
as well as children. Staff wish to establish a rapport with
you .To encourage you to share any information about your
child that might assist them in caring for your child, e.g.
child's development or problems at home, etc. Such information
is given in confidence for the purpose of assisting the staff
to do their best for your child. Staff will at all times
aim to give you feedback on how your child has been at the
Nursery including any concerns.
WITH EXTRA NEEDS
welcomes application from parents or carer with children
with any additional needs.
Our detailed SEN Policy is available for parents. We work within the DFES Code
of Practice (581/2001). Our aim is to provide equality of opportunity and achievement
for all of the children in the Birdhurst Day Nursery and we will take all
steps that we can to include those with additional needs and not to disadvantage
child our focus and emphasis is on their individual character,
personality, energies, enthusiasm and abilities alongside
any difficulties, impaired abilities or extra needs.
HOURS & FEES
is open from 8.00am to 6.00pm. We are closed
Christmas to New Year and all Bank Holidays. There are also occasional days
when the nursery is closed for staff training. There are not normally more
than two per year, always with plenty of notice for parents.
under 2 years £49.00 per day (£4.90 per hour)
· Children age 2 years £46.00 per day (£4.60 per hour)
· Children ages 3-5 years £42.00 per day (£4.20 per hour)
We can provide morning or afternoon session and exact needs can be discussed with the nursery managers.
fees to be paid at least a week in advance. Fees are reviewed annually
- typically with increases effective in April.
We accept payment by either cash, cheque, debit / credit cards or direct payment into our bank account. We also accept Childcare Vouchers through all major facilitator.
Children aged 3-5 are entitled to 15 hours of FREE nursery care per week, subject to certain terms and conditions. Please refer to the nursery managers for further information and availability.
To ensure that we can give you individual time, it is preferable for parents to telephone us to arrange an appointment to visit the nursery. Information can also be sent out by post.
After your initial visit you will be offered an Application Form for your child and the necessary arrangements - start date /settling period- will be discussed with you. If a place is not available at the time of request, your name child's name will be put on our waiting list..
Reg No EY411750
For more information contact:-
Manager: Toni Bright & Peta-Anne Stevens
Senior Early Years Workers: Everlyne Koranteng & Sam Sensesligil
Telephone 020 8681 3187
Click on the button
below to download an application form.