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The Nursery

The University Nursery

The Nursery provides wrap-around childcare for University members with children aged 3 months to 5 years. It employs 32 members of staff. Of these, 25 hold appropriate early years qualifications ranging from level 2 to level 6, and three staff members hold Early Years Professional status. More about our staff

We want your child to feel relaxed, happy, safe and secure while able to enjoy all the exciting activities we have on offer for them. We also want you to feel safe and secure in the knowledge that your child is getting the absolute best in pre-school childcare and teaching quality.

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OFSTED 2016: Outstanding all categories

We are delighted that we have retained our 'outstanding' rating in all four categories. The categories are: effectiveness of leadership and management; quality of teaching, learning and assessment; personal development, and behaviour and welfare; and outcomes for children.

We are extremely pleased that the ongoing high level of provision and service provided by the nursery was acknowledged by Ofsted with another outstanding inspection outcome, Ken Sloan, University Registrar

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