Woodpeckers Nursery is set on the edge of Sudbury beside the water meadows. The Georgian-style building is fully adapted to provide happy, secure and a caring environment to help your child's development at every stage. As a family concern, the proprietors of woodpeckers all take an active part in the day-to-day running of the nursery. The nursery has 4 main age related rooms, Busy Bees - baby room, Little Ladybirds (14 - 24 months), Curious Caterpillars - toddler room (24 - 36 months, Bright Butterflies Preschool Room (3 - 5 years). Our aim is to provide quality, professional childcare and pre-school nursery education that’s fun and gives you the assurance your child is looked after within a secure, caring and supportive environment. Woodpeckers has achieved the Suffolk Quality Assurance award.
Who to contact
- Melford Road
- CO10 1XT
- Venue Website
- Parking available
Bus route in & out of Sudbury stop outside.
30 Hours Extended Entitlements
- Registered to provide 30 Hours?
- Last updated
- Other information
- Please contact Woodpeckers Nursery for vacancy information.
Days & times
Monday to Friday: 08:00 - 18:00
- Wheelchair access
- Yes - This setting has level access to their premises.
- Cultural provisions
- Yes - Children from different ethnic backgrounds welcomed and made to feel at home. Books, wall displays, links with parents all help to make your child's time with us enjoyable and rewarding.
- Individual dietary needs
- Yes - Vegetarian and others if specified.
- Recent experience of supporting children with additional needs
- Yes - One to One support is offered. Also 3 members of staff have undertaken appropriate training. We have good links with Suffolk County Council.
- Specific additional needs this setting has experience of
ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder)
- Table of costs
Table of costs Amount Cost Type £52.44 3 years plus - per day £54.15 2 years - per day £6.25 plus any food taken Per hour
- 10% for 2nd child Lower rates for older children. Per session from £28.44 afternoon - £29.71 morning Per day from £52.44 Per week from £249.09
- Accessible parking, Arts and crafts, Baby facilities, Climbing frame, Close to parks, Computer, Enclosed outdoor play area, Equipment for all ages, Forest school, Garden, Healthy eating, Kitchen, Out-door play, Outdoor play equipment, Pet birds, Pet fish, Pet small mammals, Pets, Sensory play equipment, Sleeping area, Slide, Soft play area, TV - DVD, Take children on outings, Vegetable patch
- School pickups
Long Melford Church of England Primary School (Sudbury)
Glemsford Primary Academy (Sudbury)
St Joseph's RCP School (Sudbury)
Wells Hall Primary School (Gt Cornard)
Woodhall Primary School (Sudbury)
St Gregory CEVC Primary School (Sudbury)
- Further information about pick-ups
- Only by special arrangement
- Cater for over 8s
- Age Range
- From 0 Year(s)
- To 5 Year(s)
- Offers Tax Free Childcare
- Last Updated
- Ofsted URN
- Link to latest ofsted inspection report
- Inspection history
Inspection History Inspection Date Inspection type Inspection Outcome 08/11/2007 Integrated Outstanding 10/12/2009 Inspection (Early Years Register) Good 30/08/2013 Inspection (Early Years Register) Good 12/01/2017 Inspection (Early Years Register) Good
- Experience of including people with special educational needs and disabilities
We have two highly qualified SENCOs on site who have additional training in BSEDs, ASD, Global learning delay, downs syndrome, PEG feeding.
All of our staff have level 1 & 2 Makaton training.
We have PECs and visual timetables in place.
Some rooms have developed sensory areas and hold sensory sessions.
- Deirdre Micklewright, Emily Porter-Howe, Amelia Wade
- 01787 377707
- Conditions Supported
Autistic spectrum conditions
Mental health conditions
- Child care