Willows Day Care is a fantastic provision, which opened in January 2007. We offer high quality full day care and education for children from birth to five years.
We offer a bright, friendly stimulating environments for children to explore, feel secure, learn and have fun. We are fully resourced with high quality equipment in all three of our Daycare rooms 0-2years, 2-3years and 3-5years, the large outside play and learning environment is perfect for all weather conditions allowing the children to have free flow access through out the day.We have a baby room which can have up to 6 babies in at anyone time with a small sleeping area and an area for non mobile babies, we have a small baby garden which is set up daily to mirrors the stimulating learning enviroment indoors.
All staff are experienced practitioners who have a level 3 childcare qualification or are working towards one, we currently have three Early Years proffessional working within the daycare across all rooms.Healthy freshly cooked hot meals are provided at lunchtime with a cold tea in the afternoon prepared on site by the nursery cook on a 4 weekly menu rotation.
In our latest Ofsted inspection in July 2015 we were awarded 'outstanding' and highly praised for the high quality care and provision, since opening in 2007 we have been awarded outstanding in all three of our ofsted inspections.
Children and families can benefit from the facilities in the Willows Children's Centre such as the soft play room and various other activities and groups they provide. We have close links with the Children’s Centre whose staff can offer support to any families who require it. We have links with Jobcentre Plus whose staff can help calculate parent’s finances and give advice on funding available for single parents and parents working 16 hours or more. Children who are entitled to 2year Old Funding or Early Education sessions can receive these through are daycare.