The Croft Nursery is a well established nursery which opened in 1990. The Croft is a Victorian property giving the nursery a home from home feel – a ‘Safe and Happy Place to Grow and Learn’.
OFSTED rated ‘OUTSTANDING’ (September 2023)

The nursery is open Monday to Friday for 51 weeks of the year and is open from 7am until 6pm. It caters for 58 children, aged between 6 weeks to school age and offers full and part time places along with funded hours to 2, 3, and 4 years olds.

The children are placed in age and stage appropriate rooms, this enables them to engage in a wide range of activities to meet their individual needs in line with the Early Years Foundations Stage.

The nursery has a lovely secure garden which enables the children to explore and widen their experiences outdoors. A large canopy covers a soft play area which allows the children to be protected from the sun during the summer months and provides shelter in the rain.

The nursery employs a team of PERMANENT level 3 or above QUALIFIED nursery nurses who offer a wealth of EXPERIENCE. All staff members also trained in Paediatric First Aid, Safeguarding and Food Safety.

All meals are prepared on site by an experienced cook who provide a well balanced healthy diet. All dietary requirements are catered for.

The nursery is easily accessible by car or bus and is only a short minute walk from Newcastle town centre and the Royal Stoke Hospital (UHNM).

We have an open door policy so you can pop along to view our nursery without the need for an appointment. We just kindly ask that you try to avoid between 11am & 2pm due to this being lunch & sleep time.

If you have any questions or require any further information then please contact us on 01782 614247 and we will be happy to assist.

Our Team

Fully qualified team of level 3 or above nursery nurses.

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