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Little Acorns Nursery

We are a 28 place setting that offers both sessional and full day care and pre-school education to children aged 2-4. In addition we also provide out of school care and wrap around for our local primary school. (Ward Green Primary).

 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Karen Care/ Kate Bray/ Lisa Holmes
Contact Position
Manager
Telephone

E-mail
karen.care@live.co.uk
Website
www.little-acorns-nurseries.co.uk/

Where to go

Name
Little Acorns
Address
Vernon Road
Ward Green
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
Postcode
S70 5HJ

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£4.50 Childcare Cost per hour: 0-1yrs
£4.00 Childcare Cost per hour: 2yr olds
£4.00 Childcare Cost per hour: 3-4yr olds
Details
£4.00 Per hour

Childcare Information

Age Range

From
0 years,3 months
To
11 years,0 months

Vacancies

Immediate vacancies
Yes
Details
We have vacancies within the nursery sessions for children aged 2-4.

Funded Places

3 & 4 year old funding
Yes
2 year old funding
Yes

Opening Times

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday to Friday 07:30 18:00

School Pickups

Offers pickups
Yes
Schools
Ward Green Primary

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
302875
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 

Local Offer

Description

We are committed to meeting the needs of all children and are willing to undertake any training needed to meet the needs of individual children. 

We have experience of supporting children with ASD and asperges. We have also regulary liase with speach and language therapist to supports childrens speech.

Schools Extended Local Offer Response

How do we offer support to children or young people with a special educational need or disability?

Baseline assessment is carried out and children's development monitored by regular observation.  Any children working below expected age range has small steps put in place and is referred for appropriate support.

Children will be supported as appropriate through 1:1 or differentiation of activities, resources or environment.

Each age range has age/stage appropriate planning that meets the needs of the current cohort.

Through daily feedback, weekly newsletters and termly key person/parent meetings.

A key person system is in place to ensure each child feels safe, welcomed and valued

Meetings are held between the SENCO, parent and any outside agencies

Parents are welcome to help out in setting and are kept informed about children's progress.

What specialist training, experience and expertise do we have relevant to children with special educational needs and disabilities?

Speech and language, family support and inclusion

SENCO training
Autism
Language Ladder

How accessible is our setting?

We have planned outings on an 8 week basis in addition to walks out into the community.

We have wheelchair access

We work with outside agencies to draw up care plans and Individual Education Plans to ensure we meet the needs of children.  We will borrow resources when necessary.

Last updated on 28/03/2019
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