In a Mumsnet survey of 131 users of Bright Horizons Nurseries: 82% would buy again and 85% would recommend
Basildon Day Nursery and Preschool is purpose built and located in the David Lloyd Leisure Club behind the Festival Leisure Park.From September 2019 our nursery is now all inclusive offering parents the opportunity not to worry about meals, nappies, wipes or creams as these are included in the monthly fees.
We're rated Good by OFSTED and provide quality childcare for children aged 3 months to 5 years. As part of the Bright Horizons family, we pride ourselves on providing safe, exciting and enjoyable nurseries where children thrive as they learn. We have reinvested in our nurseries, creating a wonderful day care environment that is innovative, stimulating and inspiring for children and staff alike.
Come and see our large, bright rooms where your child has room to play and explore, making new friends with our experienced long-term staff team. We have a fantastic location and facilities, allowing continuous access to our two big gardens and opportunities to get involved in our extra-curricular activities such as swimming and tennis lessons and interactive musical group Boogie mites. We have a large team of long services staff, who have a range of childcare qualifications ranging from Nursery Assistants to foundation degrees in Early Years.
Our experienced energetic highly qualified established staff team will make your child’s day at nursery fun. Many staff members offer additional roles such as a Nursery SENco who offers individual support to families and children’s needs. Children also have use of the David Lloyd dance studio and soft-play area. Our unique Healthy Hearts and Minds activities provide inspirational and engaging learning experiences using the innovative Boogie Mites and myHappymind programmes.
Where possible we look to offer flexible booking patterns and a range of funding options, including the government's 30 hours funded childcare* provision. To request pricing and availability, please request a call back by clicking the button below.
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Emma has achieved the level 3 NNEB qualification. She has many years' of experience in the childcare industry and has been the Manager at Basildon Day Nursery since March 2012. Emma has a son of her own, Samuel. Before Managing Asquith Basildon branch Emma previously managed Asquith Sidcup branch but made the decision to move branches to be closer to her home and family.
Cherrie Anne has achieved the foundation degree in Early Years (level 5).
She has been at Basildon Day Nursery since 2001, where she has progressed through various roles such a room based Nursery Nurse, Nursery-school Room Leader, and Assistant Manager
Cherrie-Anne has a Daughter of her own, Chloe, who was born in July 2016
Jo qualified as a Nursery Nurse in July 1998 and went on to achieve the Foundation Degree in Early Years (level 5 childcare qualification).
She has been at Basildon Day Nursery since January 2000, where she has progressed through various roles such a room based Nursery Nurse, Pre-school Room Leader, Assistant Manager and Acting Manager for a year.
As well as keeping busy at the nursery Jo has a son, Riley, who was born in August 2013.
The Bright Horizons passion and enthusiasm for providing high-quality care isn’t just common knowledge within our own business – we’ve also gained some impressive accolades from external sources for excellence as both a childcare provider, and as an employer. We are the only childcare company to have been listed for the last 11 years as one of the country’s top 50 “Great Places to Work” by the Great Place to Work Institute.