Baby Days

  • Key worker system in the baby room
  • Continuity of care from home to nursery; individual routines set; plenty of parent/carer contact time
  • Meal planning and weaning foods prepared; parallel feeding; Cooked tea for babies under 12 months old
  • Formula milk prepared; facilities for breast- feeding mums
  • Early days assessments carried out and discussed with parents
  • Separate nappy changing and cot room facilities
  • Cleanliness and health and safety given high priority
  • Light airy room with excellent play facilities and resources
  • Easy access to outdoor play with soft sponge play matting; grassed play areas
  • Settling in sessions and complimentary sessions; plenty of opportunity for parents to discuss needs with staff
  • Activities carefully planned to individual needs; encourage all aspects of development with special emphasis focused on physical and social interaction
  • Interactive child development booklets compiled as child reaches new milestones; suggestions made to encourage further development
  • Transition to the Toddler room is carefully planned and continues until the children are ready and happy for their next stage.