Is you setting COVID 19 safe?

We can proudly say we remained open through the first national lockdown, offering a vital service to keyworkers. Since than we have remained open and we have a robust risk assessment in place that is reviewed weekly. We feel the measures we have in place along with existing welfare requirements allow our children and families to feel safe and secure.

How do we make an appointment?

We normally offer an open door policy however in live with our COVID risk assessment can you please call to arrange a viewing.

Where did the vision come from for Explorers?

We wanted to give children an understanding of the world. Explorers is based on a farm so the learning opportunity is endless

What are the prices?

Please contact us for details as our prices vary on age, and whether you require a half day, full day or session

What are your times?

We open 7am until 6pm

Do you charge for bank holidays?

Yes we do

Do you ever close?

We operate 50 weeks of the year. We close for 2 weeks over Christmas in line with school holidays. We also close bank holidays

Do you take childcare vouchers?

Yes we do take all for example computer share, Sodexo, Kiddi care and many more. Our finance manager can advise you on the benefits and help set this up. We also accept families wanting to pay through the Government Tax Scheme.

How do you settle children into the nursery?

Every child and parent / carer is different. We go off their individual needs but we start with an hour session where you stay with your child and build it up from there

Do you have policies and procedures in place?

Yes we do they are available in our reception for parents to look at. We have also introduced emailing parent the policy and procedures so they are there for them to check out if they need to

Are you ofsted registered?

We are now a limited company so we have not been inspected on our new registration. We were currently OUTSTANDING on our old registration.

Who has first aid?

We have 12 fully qualified first aiders we are awaiting training for the rest of our team

What food is available in the nursery?

We offer a well balanced variety of home cooked foods. Our products are sourced locally and food is prepared and cooked fresh on site daily

Do you go on outings?

Yes we do, outings are very important to your little ones as it allows them to explore new environment