In a Mumsnet survey of 131 users of Bright Horizons Nurseries: 82% would buy again and 85% would recommend
You and your child will love Crofton Day Nursery and Preschool in Orpington. Spacious and welcoming, we support the learning and development of children from the age of 3 months to 5 years. Many of our staff are bilingual and we have staff trained in both Makaton and BSL.
Each of our four age-specific room has been lovingly crafted into the perfect learning environment; a homely space for children to investigate, discover and explore. Our stunning roof garden is available for children to access throughout the day and features an exciting climbing frame, mud kitchen, racetrack surface and built-in number squares.
Our nursery in Orpington offers a unique Ready for School programme that supports the key skills and creative development of our Preschool-aged children. Growing Readers, Writers and Mathematicians teaches early academic skills, while Growing Artists, Creative Cooks and more encourage creative thinking and life skills.
Crofton nursery is ideally situated between Orpington and Petts Wood train stations, providing regular services to London and Sevenoaks, and on the 208-bus route providing a regular service into Bromley and Petts Wood. Our all-inclusive fees include all meals, snacks, nappies and wipes; making your morning preparation easier. All food is freshly cooked, nutritious and meets any dietary requirements your child may have.
We would be delighted to welcome you and your child to Crofton nursery. Book a visit with us today, and our friendly, experienced and highly qualified staff will show you all our nursery has to offer during your own personal tour.
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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Sharon has many years of experience working in childcare and teaching both in the UK and in Asia.
Sharon has worked as a nursery manager, governor of a Primary School and as an Operations Director.
Although originally from a Finance background, she became interested in early years education. She trained initially as a Montessori Directress and has a Level 7 Qualification in Strategic Management and Leadership.
Sharon is passionate about creating quality environments for children and supportive communities within nursery life for children, parents and staff.
have worked in childcare for over 20 years and have been here at Crofton for 4 years.
I have a level 3 qualification in children’s care, learning and development, and also have a level 2 in both Mental Health Awareness and in Understanding Autism.
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.