Our Nursery

Learning Environment

The nursery seeks to provide stimulating resources which are relevant to the children’s cultures and communities. We seek to use natural and sustainable resources where possible to encourage the children to develop their natural impulse to explore.

Six separate stimulating rooms allow children to develop at their own pace and realise their own potential. Staff are able to observe children and plan a range of activities to suit their individual stage of development.

All staff hold a DBS and are qualified, many are undertaking additional qualifications at degree level. We place a high priority on staff training and development. Research shows that children make significantly more progress in a setting that is graduate lead.

A safe and secure drop off facility off the main road, although during peak periods of the day we ask you to be patient when using the facility so that you can have peace of mind as you tackle the car seat.

Using the latest technology from an early age means that children are confident in this area and prepared for the educational technology they’ll find in school.

We invest in technology to ensure the children are future ready, An enable them to interact with age appropriate applications, developing thinking skills, knowledge and understanding. The setting has an up to date IT policy which is available on request.

We love immersing our children in everything our fantastic city has to offer and the children benefit from many, various local trips and visits to shops, museums and libraries. We also take the children for excisions further afield in our eight seater vehicle.

All rooms are secure with age appropriate furniture. A CCTV security system is fitted in all areas of the building and all staff members are extremely security conscious. Your child’s safety and well-being is of up most importance to us.

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‘Parents are highly complimentary. They provide countless examples of the excellent care and education their children receive and how the provision has helped shape their children into ‘the best individuals they can be’. Parents reflect on the regular ‘come and play’ sessions and describe how invaluable they have been in helping them to understand how to support their child’s development through play’

OFSTED REPORT - January 2021

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Outdoor Area

A secure outdoor play area, designed by an award winning designer to enable the children to access all areas of the curriculum. Children are provided with all in one waterproof suits and wellingtons which means that they can access the outdoor area whatever the weather! We use the outdoor area to develop children’s physical and independence skills. The children particularly love planting and tending to our herb garden.

Safety, security, and cleanliness practices that meet or exceed all state, local, and national guidelines

Food and Nutrition

The sharing of refreshments can play an important part in the social life of the nursery as well as reinforcing children’s understanding of the importance of healthy eating. We aim to provide a well balanced and varied menu, which takes into account the dietary requirements of individual children. Fresh Fruit and vegetables are sourced locally and delivered daily, and additionally we use the nursery garden to plant and grow produce.

The menu has been planned in consultation with John Moores University and the Liverpool Women’s hospital to ensure that the balance of nutrition is correct. The nursery has an onsite chef who plays an integral role in discussing menus and healthy eating with the children.

We have been given 5* star grading by Liverpool city council for our food preparation and hygiene provision.

The nursery will ensure that:

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