Welcome to Sandbrook Park Nursery, providers of premium quality care for children aged 3 months to 5 years old since 2001. The nursery is conveniently located in the Zen Internet building, off Sandbrook Way and open to all as well as employees in the building.
Our staff are passionate in giving the children the opportunity to thrive in a caring, safe, engaging fun place. We watch their personalities develop, in preparation for their next steps, including school readiness. The purpose built nursery has been designed for the children’s development and has a wide range of resources giving the child the opportunity to make their own choices, including the use of indoor or outdoor play in three secure and varied outdoors areas.
Ofsted has judged us as ‘Outstanding’ in providing childcare service ranging from 3 months to 5 years old. For over 15 years we have offered a blend of AM, PM sessions and Full Day Care options, for 51 weeks of the year.
We work very closely with parents, in addition to the daily handover chats and bi-monthly newsletters 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.
Three large rooms with designated areas of learning, with many activities for children to do from painting, singing, writing, sensory play to provide rich learning experiences which follows the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum.
Stunning children’s adventure garden is specially designed with a reading hut, mud kitchen role play, cycle track, outdoor equipment, which help stimulate and develop children of all ages. This is fully enclosed area and all weather outdoor area.
Sleeping room with mattresses.
Free library service to help discover the joy of reading.
“Staff have a thorough understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage. The quality of teaching and learning are good. All children make good progress from their individual starting points. An effective key-person system is in place. Staff have a secure knowledge of children’s individual needs and children have formed strong attachments to staff members. Staff regularly praise children and celebrate their achievements. Partnerships with other professionals are in place which support children’s individual care and learning needs. Children who have special educational needs or disability are cared for by knowledgeable staff. Children who speak English as an additional language are supported well. Leadership and Management are strong. The Management team and staff work well together and liaise regularly with one another to share key information about children’s needs. The Management team regularly evaluates the service it provides and are proactive in making improvements.” Ofsted Inspector Report
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"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