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Golden Apples Day Nursery

Day nursery
Coronavirus Support

The Setting is open to offer childcare places to children of key workers and for vulnerable children. Closed Bank Holidays

General Details

Welcome to Golden Apples Nursery, we are thrilled that you have chosen to look at our nursery and we hope this will be the beginning of a happy and rewarding journey for you and your child.

Our nursery is led by a team of  highly  experienced and qualified staff specialising in early years and child development (ranging from level 3-level 6/BA in early years development and child care) who recognise the important landmarks and will work in partnership with you to care and provide a positive, individual, fun filled learning experience for your child. 

Here at Golden Apples we are committed to creating a friendly and secure environment for every child to thrive and achieve the best possible outcome.

Golden Apples is all about happy children, where a range of learning experiences provided mean that children are engaged, enthusiastic, imaginative and curious to find out more, as they develop a love of learning and exploring.

We are proud of our Ofsted Rating as Good, and we are working towards achieving an Outstanding rating by continuing to provide a Safe, Secure, well led and Educationally rich environment for the children to maximise their full potential.

Golden Apples Day Nursery has a child centred approach to learning. Day care is provided to children aged 3months to 14years old.

With its beautiful, well-resourced rooms and gardens all children flourish in our care and we look forward to working in partnership with you.

Who to contact

Michelle Gormley
Day Nursery Manager
Golden Apples Day Nursery
Homefield Road
01440 702151
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Contact Notes

Very experienced and qualified early years professional, who is committed to delivering an educationally rich and fun experience for all the children in the setting.

Venue Details

Golden Apples Day Nursery
Business Park
Homefield Road
Venue Email
Venue Website
Parking available
Parking details
ample off road parking available, in the front of the nursery
Restrictions to access

Purpose built nursery, with ample car parking facilities for pick up and drop off.

The venue is very close to all major routes to and from Cambridge or Chelmsford. It is fully accessible.

30 Hours Extended Entitlements

Registered to provide 30 Hours?


Last updated
Immediate vacancies
Other information
We are opening a new preschool room to meet the demand of fully funded hours.

Days & times

Monday to Friday: 07:00 - 19:00
Monday to Friday AM: 9a.m - 12.30
Monday to Friday PM: 1pm - 6pm

Inclusive Provisions

Wheelchair access
Yes - we have ramps and wide doors
Cultural provisions
Yes - our service is inclusive to serve all members of the community
Individual dietary needs
Yes - all dietary needs catered for including allergies
Recent experience of supporting children with additional needs
Specific additional needs this setting has experience of
ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder)
ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)
Aspergers Syndrome
Autistic spectrum
Brittle Bones
Cerebral Palsy
Challenging Behaviour
Colostomy Bag
Communication difficulties
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
Cystic Fibrosis
Downs syndrome
Emotional needs
Fragile X
Generalised Hypotonia
Global Delay
Hearing Difficulties
Learning difficulties
Mentally Disabled
Milas Syndrome
Motor impairment
Muscular dystrophy
Oculocutaneous Albinism
Osteogenisis Imperfecta
Physical impairment
Renal failure
Serious allergy
Severe dietary needs
Social development impairment
Speech and language difficulties
Turners Syndrome
Visual impairment
Williams Syndrome


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
15.50-18.50 After School Club - Per day
45.25 3 years plus - per day
48.25 2 years plus - Per day
49.95 Birth to 1yr - Per day
23.75-29 Afternoon Session
23.75-29 Morning Session
9-10.45 Before School Session (per day)
fees are inclusive

Other Details

Accessible parking, Adventure play area, Baby facilities, CCTV, Climbing frame, Close to parks, Computer, Creche available, Enclosed outdoor play area, Equipment for all ages, Games consoles, Garden, Healthy eating, Homework support, Kitchen, Out-door play, Outdoor play equipment, Playroom, Private changing area, Quiet area, Sensory garden, Sensory play equipment, Sensory room, Sleeping area, Slide, Soft play area, Swings, TV - DVD, Take children on outings, Vegetable patch
School pickups
Westfield Primary Academy (Haverhill)
Bures CEVCP School (Sudbury)
Burton End Primary Academy (Haverhill)
New Cangle CP School (Haverhill)
Clements Primary Academy (Haverhill)
Place Farm Primary Academy (Haverhill)
Coupals Primary Academy (Haverhill)
St Felix RCP School (Haverhill)
Churchill Special Free School (Haverhill)
Cavendish CEVCP School (Sudbury)
Kedington Primary Academy (Haverhill)
Samuel Ward Academy (High School-Haverhill)
Thurlow CEVCP School (Haverhill)
Castle Manor Academy (High School-Haverhill)
Cater for over 8s
Age Range
From 3 Year(s) 5 month(s)
To 11 Year(s) 11 month(s)

we cater for all needs in our inclusive service delivered from a purpose built nursery. All our rooms are led by qualified staff with either level 3, level 6 or BA in Childcare

Offers Tax Free Childcare
Last Updated

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
14/11/2019Inspection (Early Years Register)Good

Local Offer Local Offer Record

Experience of including people with special educational needs and disabilities

Golden Apples Day nursery offers provision to children from 3 months to 14 years of age. Our staff team are very experienced in supporting children with additional/special needs. We are an inclusive nursery who are committed to ensuring that every child meets the best possible care on an individual basis. The nursery exceeds the minimum staffing ratios and is able to offer dedicated care to individual children based on need, as well as offering 1:1 support subject to enhanced funding.

We have experienced staff who offer speech and language support and a number of staff are trained to use Makaton and the British Sign language to support and enhance communication development for all the children in our care.

Golden Apples is committed to meeting individual needs and treating every child as an individual as demonstrated by the following Promise we make to every child in our care:

A=Accepting you as a unique individual and tailoring learning around your needs.

P=Pleasant in the manner that we care and communicate with you.

P=Positively enabling you to make the best possible start to your education.

L=Letting you learn in a fun, loving and stimulating environment.

All key activities and assessments are play based that follows the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) principles, which are monitored by the key person using our online learning journal.

E=Encouraging you to develop to your full potential.

S=Setting a safe and secure environment, where you learn to respect yourself and others as you grow into a confident child.

Vicky Moody
Conditions Supported
Autistic spectrum conditions
Communication difficulties
Health conditions
Learning difficulties
Mental health conditions
Physical disabilities
Sensory impairments


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