Setting in Gravesend
‘The Woods Nursery’ will be opening January 2021 and is situated on the exclusive ‘Woodlands’ development, carefully designed and built by the award-winning Esquire Developments. Our unique, carefully designed, childcare setting is prominently positioned on the impressive new ‘Woodlands’ development, located close to Gravesend in Cliffe Woods.‘The Woods Nursery’ will operate on a full-time basis, from 8 am until 6 pm, across 50 weeks of the year. The brand-new purpose-built setting offers local families with children aged 6 months to 5 years old, a safe and welcoming environment that aims to provide outstanding care and learning experiences for all children.
The newly established Setting facility has been specifically prepared and planned to incorporate the best resources and materials available ensuring the highest possible level of care can be provided. Spaces have been created to ensure all relevant areas of the EYFS framework are met in order to nurture and meet the needs of each of our children.
Our Setting in England, Gravesend follows the Early Learning Goals, set by the Early Years Foundation Stage for education produced by the Department for Children, Schools and Families which carries on into their first year of school at the age of four and or five. The Early Learning Goals cover the main areas of education without being subject driven. These areas include;
- Personal, social and emotional development (prime area)
- Communication and Language (prime area)
- Physical education (prime area)
- Literacy (specific area)
- Mathematics (specific area)
- Understanding the World (specific area)
- Expressive Art & Design (specific area)
Within our Setting based in Cliffe Woods, close to Gravesend, we promote a progressive curriculum that uses child-directed learning, supported by the highest quality of resources. Instead of being traditionally taught, children are encouraged to make their own choices within the classroom, supported by one of our amazing practitioners from The Woods Nursery team, who ensure the best level of guidance and learning is provided.
In England, all Setting’s are inspected and regulated by OFSTED previously this was administered by Medway Early Years our Local Authority. The Woods Nursery offers a premium Setting facility for children aged 6 months to 5 years housed within a new development by Esquire Developments.
To find out more about our Setting in Gravesend contact us on 01634 907024.