Thatcham Day Nursery and Preschool (formerly known as Asquith The Grange Day Nursery and Preschool) is located in a spectacular Grade II listed property located just off Church Gate. It is rated Outstanding by Ofsted and set in beautiful landscaped gardens with a traditional homely feel.
Thatcham Day Nursery and Preschool provides a wonderful environment for children aged 3 months to 5 years to learn and develop. The nursery has numerous rooms that cater for children of different ages and are fully equipped to enable children to learn and discover the world around them. Our preschool room, 'The Lodge' has recently undergone a £100,000 investment, transforming it into a stunning preschool and learning environment.
The rooms at our nursery benefit from state-of-the-art ICT equipment to support many skills and learning concepts. You can ensure that your child will receive the highest standard of care and individual attention at all times from our friendly and highly qualified childcare professionals.
Book a personal tour today and see for yourself how Thatcham Day Nursery and Preschool can provide exceptional childcare for your family.
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Abbey joined The Grange after previously managing Asquith's nursery in Slough. Abbey has over 7 years childcare experience, which included 3 years of Teaching Assistant placements whilst doing her Childhood Studies BA (Hons) Degree.
Following her studies, Abbey then started her first full-time job at a nursery as Nursery Nurse, who was then promoted to Room Leader in the same year. She then went travelling around Europe for a month and returned to a new nursery continuing a role as Room Leader.
Within that time she was promoted to Deputy Manager within the same year. In the October she decided to move to Reading and was thrilled to be welcomed into the Asquith family as an Assistant Manager, followed by a Nursery Manager a year later. Following an Outstanding Ofsted rating at Slough in 2016 she then transferred to the beautiful Grade 2 listed Grange.
Charlene has been at The Grange since the doors first opened in 2012! She has progressed from Nursery Nurse, to Room Lead, Third in charge and became the Assistant Manager in January 2016. Charlene takes charge of the Tapestry, online Learning Journals and meticulously tracks and monitors each child’s learning journey and development.
Zoe has over 22 years of childcare experience and she started her journey at The Grange in November 2012. She has progressed from being a Nursery Nurse in the Toddler room, to becoming a Room Supervisor in the Nursery room and became Third in Charge. Following this she then moved to our Preschool unit and became a room-based Assistant Manager. She is IOSH trained leading Health and Safety throughout the Nursery with Candyfloss. She is also very passionate about children with additional needs and is our SENCO.
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.