Why Choose Us

Our Objectives

It is the objective of Briercliffe Nursery and Education Centre to provide the highest standards of care and education for all children attending the setting.

We aim to provide a happy friendly, comfortable and safe environment where the children are stimulated, challenged and fulfill their learning needs through play experiences.

Teachers are committed to responding to children's individual needs as well as maintaining high standards of partnerships with parents and carers to ensure that all families using our service are involved in their children's care and learning path.

Management and teachers of Briercliffe Day Nursery constantly aim to:

~Provide the highest quality of childcare and education by offering a variety of developmentally appropriate activities and resources alongside continually developing provision areas.

~Provide a happy supportive and positive ethos in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere that encourages open and direct communication between the setting and home.

~Ensuring that management and staff implement the statutory framework for the early years foundation stage and implement any recommendations laid out by Ofsted at each inspection

~Respect children as individuals

~We ensure teachers are selected and trained to the highest standards to meet the needs of the children

~Welcome all parents, carers and families into the setting

Briercliffe Day Nursery has a local offer which provides information about how we welcome and support children with additional needs and their families in the setting, the local offer is available on request, please contact the nursery by telephone or email for further information or see the link below which will take you to the local authority Local Offer page:

Parent Partnerships

Here at Briercliffe Day Nursery and Education Centre we regard relationships with parents as an extremely important aspect of any child's learning

Our aim is to maintain a close relationship with all parents/carers and operate an open door policy, which enables you to visit at anytime.

We like to involve parents/carers in their child’s time at nursery by encouraging visits, where they can join in activities and also discuss their child’s progress and development. We work closely with all parents/carers to ensure their needs are met.

The Nursery teachers pride themselves on home – setting links. The more information we hold on home life ensures that the settling in process is much more enjoyable for the children.

We do this through, daily reports, Learning Journey's, parent link pages, family and event photographs, show and tell items from home, newsletters, parents evenings and liaising with staff members ensure that a smooth transition occurs.

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