Bright Horizons' Hinchley Wood, formally kidsunlimited Esher, nursery in Esher, Surrey is a modern, purpose-built day nursery set in pleasant surroundings and with plenty of outdoor play space (including a pets corner).
Situated on the Hinchley Park residential development fronting the Kingston Bypass (A309), the nursery has parking for easy drop off and collection and excellent access to the A3 and main line train links to London.
Below is an example of a typical day
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I started working with children at the age of sixteen working for social services in both children’s homes and day nurseries. Whilst bringing up my own children I worked night duty on a maternity unit as well as doing supply work for the local education authority.
I then joined the private sector managing a small day nursery as well as supporting nine others. After this I managed a large Nursery in Surbiton before moving to Esher and Kidsunlimited now part of the Bright Horizons group.
My initial qualification was my NNEB followed by the Advanced Diploma in Child Care and Education. In more recent years I gained the BA Honours in Childcare and Education and completed Early Years professional status.
I started at Hinchley Wood Nursery in July 2011. I started as an apprentice doing my level 2 and from there I worked my way through my level 3 and proceeded to work my way up to a Room Leader. I have managed all ages and I'm currently leading the Preschool room. From working as a Room Leader I worked my way up to Third in Charge where I got to learn more about the business side. I also took on the role of SENCO. From this the deputy position at Hinchley Wood Day Nursery came up and I thought it was perfect timing for me to move up especially in an environment where I started my childcare journey. I have now been in the role since May 2016 and learning new things every day.
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.