Playdays is a privately owned children's daycare nursery which offers the highest standards of care and education in a stimulating environment. The company is owned and run by local people who haveformed a dedicated, enthusiastic, friendly, well qualified and experienced team. The nursery opened in September 2004 following the extensive refurbishment of the Old Grammar School.
Croft House is an established day nursery whose aim is to provide excellent all-day care and education for children aged 0 - 5 each weekday from 7:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. Awarded OUTSTANDING by Ofsted inboth 2008 and 2011, the Nursery is managed by an experienced early years teacher and former registered nursery inspector who was one of the first in the country to be awarded Early Years Professional Status.
The premises are purpose built and consist of three detached buildings which are located on the border of Westhoughton and Blackrod with immediate access to the A6. Our outdoor area is wonderful witha playground, separate soft floor play area for the little ones, climbing frame, slide and swings, balancing beam, football field, planting area and a quiet garden where the children can just sit and relax.
The Nanny & Au Pair Connection was started in 1989 by the present owner Carole Payne, herself an au pair in Paris where she studied French at the Sorbonne. Carole later worked as a PA in Paris for afurther 6 years and speaks fluent French. Carole and family lived for 6 years in Saudi Arabia where she employed nannies and, on returning to the UK employed au pairs for her two boys.
Before I decided to become a childminder in 2008, I worked alongside children when I was a cook at the local primary school. Since then I have completed my NVQ level 3 in Children's Care, Learning andDevelopment, Paediatric First Aid, Safeguarding (level 1 and 2), Strategies for working with children on the autistic spectrum, Behaviour Management, Early Language Delay Programme and Food Safety. I attend regular training on the Network of which I am a member.
Learning Steps Day Nursery offers a range of flexible child care services at our comfortable premises in Chorley, Lancashire. Our day nursery encourages learning and development at a pace to suit yourchild. Owned and managed by Mrs. Bleasdale, a qualified teacher with more than 30 years of experience in nurseries, our nursery is staffed by a team of supervisors who are all qualified. We have two employees with child care degrees and other staff with at least to Level 3 education.
Please could all parents be aware that there have been some major changes to the way we serve foods and the foods that you can put in your child's lunchbox due to new government guidelines. Pleasedon't send your children with Chocolate, Sweets or any Fizzy Pop in lunchboxes.
Playdor nursery is a truly wonderous place where children are safe, learn, thrive, and enjoy every day, whilst parents can be certain that they are doing the best for their child. We strive to offerthe best care, comfort and fun for your child. We are open 51 weeks a year; we close for one week between Christmas and New Year, we are also closed on Bank holidays.
The Hollies Pre-School Nursery was established in 1994. We offer high quality care and education for children aged 3 months to 5 years. The Nursery is situated in a spacious, detached Georgian Housewith large gardens on the outskirts of Chorley surrounded by open fields and woodlands. Every child deserves the best possible start in life. Children develop quickly in the early years and a child's experiences between birth and age five have a major impact on their future life chances.
Here at New Beginnings we strongly believe that every child is unique and has the right to be treated as an individual. We strive to provide a warm, varied and friendly environment where our childrenare able to reach their full potential, with support from our trusting and knowledgeable staff members.