In 1995, directors Joy and David Scadden, launched Sunny Days Nurseries with a simple vision: to provide the best quality childcare for children in Dorset. Twenty years on, and with their own childrenpursuing their adult lives, they have created a family of high-quality nurseries across Dorchester, Weymouth, and Bridport.
Broadstone Christian Nursery was established in January 1991 by Mrs Gwladys Vaughan an ex Headteacher of a local First School who took early retirement as she believed young children needed a breadthof experiences and skills to help them through life. Her aim was that children could enjoy and have fun whilst learning and develop self confidence. Her daughter Penny joined her and continues to carry out her mother's passion and vision for the nursery.
Stalbridge Pre-school is a well established pre-school, offering high quality childcare for children approx 2.5yrs - 5 yrs, we are a committee run, Ofsted registered pre-school (EY419797), we movedinto a purpose built building set on the Stalbridge Primary School site in Spring 2012 which has further strengthened the links with the school whilst remaining independent.
It isn't just our great facilities and location that make Orchard a wonderful place for your child to spend time. From the beaming smiles of the children, to the award of an 'Outstanding' rating inour most recent Ofsted assessment; every success at Orchard is down to the hard work and committment of our happy team.
Bears Hideaway is located in the popular residential area of Southbourne, between Christchurch & Bournemouth Town Centre. The nursery is situated in a quiet road between the cliff top (which leads toSouthbourne Beach) and Southbourne Grove. We are fortunate to be set well back from the road, accessed via secure gates. Bears Hideaway is a colourful and welcoming place for the children to both learn and have fun.
Fingers 'n' Thumbs is a full-day Childcare facility located in Southbourne, Bournemouth offering professional and high standards of childcare and education for children aged from 2 to 5 years. Fingers'n' Thumbs provide a warm, caring, learning environment, in which children can learn, develop and discover new and exciting experiences. So whether you are looking to return to work, moving area or you just want your child to be in the best of hands, simply contact us to see how we can help!
Our Nursery is situated on one level, being a single storey building with four main rooms. We also have a designated sleep room and garden for the babies. Upon application, we will ask you to provideus with your baby's usual daily patterns i.e. eating, sleeping, any known likes and dislikes etc, this helps us to create a "home from home" feeling. Serving the baby unit, we have two qualified members of staff (who have NNEB or NVQ in childcare qualifications) plus one senior member of staff.
Little Firs Day Nursery is a highly respectable setting. We work in partnership with various professional agencies; including Speech and Language, Educational Specialists, Health Visitors, Midwifes,Sure Start, Action for Children, local Schools, Children Centre Teachers and numerous others. The setting relocated into its existing building in January 2009 and renamed itself to Little Firs Day Nursery.
My name is Denise and I live in West Christchurch with my husband and son. We live in a spacious bungalow. Its four walls are never quiet and ring to the sound of laughter and chatter with thethirteen children that I currently care for. The EYFS has very clear guidelines ensuring that all children are safeguarded, so they are free to play and have fun with good quality play experiences that benefit a child's developing social skills and their ability to learn.
At Tiny Toes we provide a caring and warm-hearted atmosphere for your child. Managed by a highly qualified and experienced team, Tiny Toes Pre-School will offer your child the opporunity to grow inconfidence and gain social skills. Tiny Toes stands for educational specialists, wholehearted commitment and comprehensive child care. Increasing demands are being made on child care facilities, since all parents want the very best for their children, right from their very first learning experiences.
Ofsted registered Childminder since September 2013 Wayne is 26 years old and has a kind approachable nature. All the children warm to him quickly and has a kind and caring nature towards all families.He is the owner of Moo Moo Childcare and works hard to ensure families in the local community have the option to use his services which are not only incredibly flexible, but very well priced! He is very proud of his business.
My name is Jill Rickard. I am an Advanced Accredited, Registered, Quality Assured Network Childminder based in the Canford Heath area of Poole in Dorset. I am a member of the National ChildmindingAssociation (NCMA) and have been registered as a childminder since July 1996. I am registered to look after six children under eight. We are a non-smoking household. I undergo regular training to keep my standards to a high level and have completed an NVQ Level 3 in Childcare, Learning and Development.
Little People is a successful day nursery for children ages 2-4 years during term time, and 2-8 year olds during the holidays. The nursery has been running for over a decade and has assisted in thedevelopment of youngsters from early years, through to preparation for taking the big step to primary school. Little People was originally established by Sue Brown, and since then has grown and developed, increasing in number of children, and offering more for the needs, interests and growth of them.
Kinderworld is located in Knyveton Road, Bournemouth and is a privately owned, family run nursery. At Kinderworld the children are offered exceptionally high standard of care and fun educationallearning experiences. Nursery Practitioners aim to provide a happy, loving atmosphere with praise, comfort and reassurance, enabling children to learn about themselves, others and their surroundings.
Bournemouth Based Sunrise Nanny Agency is owned and run by Carly Painter. She is a local childcare professional who has held varied childcare positions throughout her career. She set up Sunrise NannyAgency in 2005 after breaking her leg and being unable to return to work as a nanny, upon seeing local agencies floundering at trying to help find a replacement for her employers, she thought "I can do better than that" and set up Sunrise Nanny Agency.
At Focus we fully understand and accept the huge responsibility we hold to provide children with an exiting start to their education. We provide a secure, stimulating and structured environment whereeach child's development is nurtured by very well-qualified, widely experienced and cheerful staff who love and care for children passionately.
At our friendly children's nursery, we offer a caring and safe environment for children to play and learn. We treat every child as the wonderful individual that they are and are extremely passionateabout helping your child to develop at their own pace, both in the classroom and in our safe and secure outdoor classroom and playground areas. Currently, we are registered to offer care for up to 26 children over the age of 12 months.
We have a large team of friendly, caring childcare experts that you can rest assured will look after your children. We provide a secure, happy, friendly and stimulating environment for your children.Whether you need before or after school or full time childcare whatever age your child, get in touch with us today to see how we can help.
St. Andrew's Preschool in Bridport was originally formed in Bradpole in 1975. We took up residence in our current premises in The Old School building, St Andrews Road, Bridport in 1997. Our part ofthe building consists of 2 playrooms, children's toilets, staff toilet, kitchen/office, outside storage area and a secure outside play area. St Andrews Pre-school is very proud of its good reputation for offering high quality care and education to children from all areas of the local community.
Our accommodation includes bright and spacious classrooms and a safe kitchen area for the children to cook. We have an attractive garden where the children enjoy daily outdoor activities includingimaginative play in a well equipped wooden house, large sand pit, water play, nature study and gardening.