Gingerbread Nook is situated over 2 floors and consists of a Baby Room, Toddler Room and a Pre-School, as well as a kitchen and a large garden. Gingerbread Nook is open 49 weeks a year (closed for 1 week at Easter, Summer Holiday and Christmas) Monday to Friday 7.30am to 6pm, catering for children all year or term time.
The baby room is located on the ground floor and spread across 2 spacious room that offers seven areas of learning with a main focus on the three prime area. One of the rooms also includes a sleeping area as well as resources which encompass the curiosity approach. All babies will be nurtured, loved and cared in a way that makes them feel safe and secure.
The toddler room is spread across two rooms on the first floor, the smaller of the 2 rooms is a quiet area enabling children space to play and rest if they wish. The larger of the two rooms is filled with resources which encompass the curiosity approach. The toddler have access to the garden which is located downstairs.
The preschool room is located on the lower floor and comprises of 2 large rooms. Within the 2 large rooms are a range of activities will be on offer for the children to select their own resources and take part in a variety of creative and messy play. The Pre-School children have access to the large outdoor area which has a built in mud kitchen on offer to the children.
The Pre-School children have access to a snack bar twice a day enabling children to start self-serving and pouring their own snacks from the snack bar menu. The nursery will do all it can to prepare your child for school actions and strategies will be in place to gently encourage pre-schoolers to become independent.
Meal Times are an important part of a child’s development. Breakfast, morning and afternoon snacks, lunch and Tea are all provided as appropriate.
All of our meals encompass fresh fruit and vegetables and are prepared by our Cook daily in the state of the art kitchen. Our Menu recognises the diverse community that surrounds the nursery and we are pleased to say we are a fully Vegetarian, Nut, Egg and Sweet Free Nursery.
Please see an example of one of our menus.
20 Main Street
Gingerbread Mews is open 49 weeks a year (closed for 1 week at Easter, 1 week Summer Holiday, 1 week Christmas) Monday to Friday 7.30am to 6pm, catering for children all year or term time.