Springburn Childcare

Springburn Childcare is a purpose built children's day nursery in an idyllic rural setting, overlooking fields but within easy reach of the M4, A34 and local towns of Hungerford and Newbury.

We cater for children aged from 12 week up to 5 years in a beautiful light and airy wooden building. Springburn enjoys lots of garden space where the children can play all year round, grow their own vegetables and herbs for our cook to include in the freshly made meals and snacks.

 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Manda Fisher
Contact Position
Nursery manager
Telephone
01488 649650
E-mail
info@springburnchildcare.co.uk

Where to go

Name
Emin Street,
Address
Springburn Childcare
Ermin Street
Hungerford
Berkshire
Postcode
RG17 7AA

Other Details

Costs

Details
Please contact for further details

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Yes

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes

Dietary Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Details
Full time cook available to accommodate.

Cultural Provisions

Has Provision
Yes

Childcare Information

Vacancies

Immediate vacancies
Details
Immediate vacancies available.
Date updated
05/08/2019
Vacancy range(s)
Vacancy range(s)
PlacesStart AgeEnd Age
3 0 1
4 2 2
8 3 5

Funded Places

3 & 4 year old funding
2 year old funding

30 Hours Extended Entitlements

Are you intending to provide 30 Hours?
Yes
Are you registered to provide 30 Hours?
Yes
30 Hour Partner Summary
no 30 hour partners

Opening Times & Facilities

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 08:00 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 18:00
Thursday 08:00 18:00
Friday 08:00 18:00

School Pickups

Offers pickups

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
EY558338
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
25/10/2018Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding

Local Offer

Description

Springburn Childcare is a purpose built childrens day nursery in an idyllic rural setting, overlooking fields but within easy reach of the M4, A34 and local towns of Hungerford and Newbury.

We cater for children aged from 12 week up to 5 years in a beautiful light and airy wooden building. Springburn enjoys lots of garden space where the children can play all year round, grow their own vegatables and herbs for our cook to include in the freshly made meals and snacks.

SEN Provision Type
Specific Literacy Difficulties, Speech & Language Difficulties, Behavioural, Emotional & Social Difficulties, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Physical Disability, Hearing Impairment, Moderate Learning Difficulties, Visual Impairment
Local Offer Age Bands
0 to 1
1 to 4
Needs Level
Medium
Low

Early Years Private, Voluntary & Independent Settings

1: How does the setting identify children with additional needs or SEND?

Through continued observations throughout the child's time at Springburn. Additional help accessed as required from outside agencies.

2: How will I be informed / consulted about the ways in which my child is being supported?

Through daily contact with members of the team within your child's room.

3: How will the setting adapt the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum for my child's needs?

Springburn believes that all children should be able to access all areas of learning and will adapt and modify any aspect as required.

4: What teaching strategies does the setting use for children with additional needs or learning difficulties?

At Springburn we believe all children are individual and therefore will all learn in slightly different ways, we strive to adapt any aspect as required for the childrens needs.

5: What additional support does the setting provide for children with additional needs or SEND?

We are able to access support from a variety of external agencies should we require to, we also believe in a close working patnership with parents and carers to ensure we meet all of the children's needs.

6: How will the setting monitor my child's progress and how will I be involved in this?

Each child at Springburn has their own learning journal which we ask you as parents and carers to contribute to on a regular basis. We aslo carry out daily observations, we provide you with two tracking reports and one full report per academic year.

7: How do you ensure children with additional needs or SEND can be included in the same activities as other children, including trips?

We ensure we act on advice from parents and carers and from external professionals to ensure children can gain the most from their time at Springburn.

We do not undertake trips away from the nursery, choosing instead to invite various people into the children to allow children to access avariety of new experiences in an environment with which they are familiar.

8: How accessible is the building for children with mobility difficulties / wheelchair users?

The building is accessed via a ramp, we have wide doorways and Springburn is on a single level,

9: How will you support my child's transition to a new setting or school?

Springburn invites new school teachers and practitioners into the setiing to meet the children here, when children have been for a visit we encourage them to share their experience with their friends.

Leading up to the end of the summer term we chat about the adventures the children might have at their new schools and encourage them to

10: How does the setting assess the overall effectiveness of its SEN provision and how can parents / carers take part in this evaluation?

We view  our practice as strong in this area. We are willing to engage with and put into practice any recommendations from outside agencies.

We speak daily with all of our parents and carers to ensure they are happy we are meeting the needs for their individual children.

11: Who should I contact if I am considering registering for a place at the setting?

You can phone the setting on 01488 649650 or e-mail springburnchildcare@btconnect.com or just pop in if you're passing.

12: What arrangements does the setting have for feedback from parents / carers, including compliments and complaints?

We invite feedback from parents and carers on a regular basis, through speaking to you daily to carrying out questionnaires for gathering more specific information.

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