Hopwood Hall College annual Apprenticeship Fair played host to some employers including local based nursery chain, Fisherfield Childcare. The Apprenticeship Fair was a chance for local employers to meet students and make them aware of any vacancies or opportunities that are available. Fisherfield Childcare operates seven nurseries across Rochdale, Middleton and Bury, and most recently […]Read Full Story
There were Gruffalos, caterpillars, bears, aliens and all sorts of characters, as Fisherfield Childcare celebrated World Book Day. All 7 Fisherfield nurseries, across Rochdale and Bury, took part in World Book Day. The children are being encouraged to come into Nursery dressed as their favourite character from a book. They enjoyed all manner of activities based around […]Read Full Story
Flour + eggs + milk = Lots of fun. That was the lesson learned by children at Fisherfield Childcare when they marked Shrove Tuesday in the traditional way. Pancake-making (and eating!) sessions took place at all of Fisherfield’s 7 nurseries. At Sandbrook Park in Rochdale, the children experimented with different consistencies of batter. One was even […]Read Full Story
The children have had so much fun last term, (Autumn) and their chosen theme was ‘Super Heroes’. Imagination was ignited, and we had great fun imagining, we had superhero powers. Role play of battles was an essential and superheroes collaborated, sound effects were created, and a lot of laughter was heard. The children were ingenious […]Read Full Story
"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