You will be asked to remove your shoes to keep the floor clean and hygienic. There is less organised play in the babies' room compared with other rooms in the nursery, as the babies' own routine is followed.
The staff will be on hand whenever possible to help you with your baby's coat and other belongings.
>Between the ages of 3 to 5 the ratio of staff to children is one to eight. Ferndale Pre-school staff are experienced and trained to deliver the Early Years Foundation Stage. All Ferndale Nursery Nurses are qualified to a level three standard and have experience of working with children aged up to five years. Several of our staff has undertaken an ongoing programme of professional development through the Early Years Foundation Degree.
From the moment children arrive, there will be a real choice of activities set out with materials that vary throughout the year.
All our pre-school rooms offer a wide range of resources set out in an attractive and varied way. They will always include:
Children will learn through a combination of planned activities, play and first hand experiences.