Fees Frozen until September 2019
Our nursery setting is open Monday to Friday from 07:30 to 18:30, for children aged 3 months to 5 years.
We offer a warm, welcoming environment supporting the transition from home to nursery, and we provide excellent nutritionally-balanced menus using fresh ingredients prepared by our own chef. We offer large, bright rooms and vast outdoor areas for children to explore, as well as regular trips to the local community including the park or museum. We deliver Food Monster health eating classes, carried out by trained staff.
Our highly qualified team helped us to obtain a Very Good rating by the Care Inspectorate. All meals, drinks, nappies, wipes and cream are included in our fees.
Below is an example of a typical day
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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I started working at Cramond Nursery in March 2015. I have worked in childcare since leaving school and qualified with an NNEB qualification in 1997. I worked as a nanny for many years and was lucky enough to live with families in Saudi Arabia, Australia and New Zealand. I returned to nursery education in 2006 when I started with a Scottish nursery chain. I was promoted within the company from a Room Senior to Third-in-Charge, Deputy and then Manager. I gained my BA in Childhood Practice in 2013 whilst working full time and studying at the weekends.
I enjoy watching the staff and parents develop strong partnerships to encourage our children to become healthy, confident, independent individuals.
On leaving school in 1996 I started a part time college course studying an SVQ 2 in childcare and education. My work placement was at the Birrell Collection Nursery at Bruntsfield. I continued to work here after I finished my qualification and went on to complete my level 3. In 2003, The Birrell Collection opened Cramond Nursery. I moved here as Deputy Manager and helped to develop and build up the nursery. In 2005, the nursery was acquired by Bright Horizons Family Solutions and I have continued to work here since then. My most recent qualification was a level 4 in Childcare in Education.
I have enjoyed watching the nursery grow over the years, embracing the changes in the child care field and implementing them positively throughout the nursery. I have also loved to see the children develop and progress, and to see families return with their second and even third child!!
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.