Welcome to Dorsert Drive Nursery, a unique nursery with amazing outdoor areas, large spacious rooms and dedicated professionals who have been delivering excellent care since January 2006.
Every aspect of the building, the toys and apparatus and learning opportunities is designed to enable all children to make excellent progress in all parts of their development. Children from 3 months to school age are inspired to learn and develop whilst having lots of fun and building friendships.
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All our nurseries offer AM or PM sessions as well as Full Day care for 51 weeks of the year. We work very closely with parents, in addition to the daily handover chats and newsletter we recently introduced iConnect which has been a great success. Parents have praised the ease of use, and the delight of sharing the activities of their child anytime and anywhere.
iConnect is a digital learning journey log application of each child and has many benefits. To find out more about iConnect & ParentZone click here.
Dorset Drive Nursery has:
“The environment and accommodation is conducive to supporting children’s continued learning and development; it is organised very well and carefully looked after. Children clearly benefit and thrive as a result.
“The Management team is passionate about providing a quality service and has a strong drive for continuous improvement. All children make good progress from their starting points. Teaching strategies are quickly put in place. They are motivated and excited to learn. Every opportunity is used to carefully foster children’s growing independence skills. The Management team reflects upon the effectiveness of the nursery, using staff’s, parent’s and children’s views. It uses this information well to target priorities through a clear action plan. Staff are excellent role models for the children. They are kind, sensitive and communicate clearly with each other. Children behave well and learn how to take turns and share resources together.” Ofsted Inspector Report
1 inset training day per year
Contact us today on 0161 761 5770 and book a visit to meet our qualified and approachable staff and discover Dorset Dive Day Nursery.
"Staff have an excellent knowledge and understanding of the children's individual needs and provide a stimulating environment where all children are excited and motivated to learn. Observations of children are consistently used to plan for children's individual next steps in learning."
Linda Shore, Ofsted Inspector
"This provision is outstanding . All practitioners have high aspirations for children's achievement. This means the nursery is exceptional in the way it meets the needs of all children, including those with special educational needs and/or disabilities, and they make very rapid progress towards the early learning goals."
Ofsted inspector Caroline Midgley
"The Staff always make my child feel happy, safe and secure. The Staff are always approachable, welcoming any queries, concerns and often encourage new ideas from parents and children. My daughter often get comments she is lovely and often models herself on the staff."
Scott, Olivia's Dad
"My son, eats food at nursery that he wouldn't / doesn't eat at home. Which is fantastic! I think the other children eating well shows him there something more to this dish than he thinks."
Laura, Austin's mum