Clayesmore Nursery

Clayesmore nursery provides a high quality early years education for children from 2 years old. We offer a range of activities such as swimming, dancing, music, yoga, forest school, messy play and a weekly visit to the school library. Our outdoor facilities include a private lake and acres of woodland and greenery to explore. At Clayesmore nursery, the children are at the heart of everything we do, we take every step to make sure they flourish in a safe, happy and nurturing environment.

Contact

Telephone
01747 813155
Fax: 01747 811692
Email
rhowell@clayesmore.com
Website
http://www.clayesmore.com

Venue

Venue address
Clayesmore Preparatory School
Iwerne Minster
Blandford Forum
Dorset
Postcode
DT11 8LL
Locality
North Dorset

Date/Time

Opening times
Mon: 08:00-18:00
Tue: 08:00-18:00
Wed: 08:00-18:00
Thu: 08:00-18:00
Fri: 08:00-18:00

Service Details

Vacancy information

Please call for vacancy details. 2 year old places are limited.

Cost(s)
£5.00 per Hour
£18.18 per Session
£60.90 per Day
£304.50 per Week
Cost variations
Daily equivalent cost for an average 11 week term: Early Birds Club - 8am to 8.45am - £5. Morning session - 8.45am to 11.45am - £18.18 (or fully funded by Dorset Sure Start). Lunch - 11.45am to 1pm - £7.27 (including a two-course meal). Afternoon - 1pm to 4pm - £18.18 (or fully funded by Dorset Sure Start). After School Club - 4pm to 5pm - £5. Supper Club - 5pm to 6pm - £7.27.
Additional Information

Head of Pre-Prep and Nursery: Mrs Charlotte Townsend; Nursery Manager: Miss Robyn Howell. Highly qualified and friendly staff who work closely with parents. We have a strong key worker system in place, including daily hand overs with parents/ carers and a higher than average staff to child ratio. Children can start nursery at 2 years old and we offer the 15 and 30 hour funding from when they are 3 years. Funding can be used Monday to Friday, maximum of 6 hours in one day. Funding must also be split between two sessions: 8.45am to 11.45am and 1pm to 4pm. Come along to 'Bushy Tails' Toddler Group, every Friday in term time, 9.30am to 10.30am at Clayesmore Nursery and Pre-Prep.

Related Links
See the latest independent school inspection report
Age Range
2 years 0 months to 5 years 0 months

Early Education

Free early education places
15 Hours For 2 year olds
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15 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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30 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Yes, the nursery is accessible to a wheelchair.
Parking availability information
On site parking, drop off facilities, a disability bay.
Toilet facility information
Ground floor toilet, wheelchair accessible toilet and a nappy changing area.
Other Facilities
Nursery activities are available indoors and outdoors in the nursery garden. Activities are carefully planned according to the children's interests and stage of development. Visual aids are used for support, and practitioners are experienced and highly trained. There is also an allocated nappy changing/ rest/ sleep area.

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Local Offer

Support for children and young people with SEN and disabilities

At Clayesmore nursery we have highly trained and experienced staff, the manager also has qualifications in speech and language support for children. We work closely with the learning support team in the Prep School to ensure the best support is in place for every child. Please do ask for more detailed information.

Links
* See Clayesmore school policies.
Record Last Updated
28/02/2019

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Address: Clayesmore Preparatory School  Iwerne Minster  Blandford Forum  Dorset

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