- Wendy Holland
- School Lane
- 01772 324 644
- 7:30am - 6.00pm, Monday to Friday
- Ages Taken
- 3months - 11years
Why choose Busy Bees at Bamber Bridge: -
Busy Bees at Bamber Bridge is situated in a large two storey building, positioned in its own private grounds which also has a car park for parents.
It was originally converted from a former primary school in 1992, which won a civic trust award for a sympathetic conversion of the building.
Busy Bees at Bamber Bridge achieved a ‘Good’ OFSTED inspection outcome in September 2010 as a result of all the hard work and dedication of our qualified and very experienced staff team working together, supporting and extending children’s development through learning.
At Busy Bees Bamber Bridge we are very proud that over 75% of our staff team are qualified, the majority of which are qualified to a level 3 qualification either NNEB, NVQ or BTEC and two of these are qualified to NVQ level 2. We also have a level 4 Early Years Practitioner who currently works in our pre-school classes.
Busy Bees offer in house training for all staff from NVQ qualifications, health and safety, paediatric first aid, food hygiene plus much more.
We have very good partnerships with local schools and invite teachers into nursery to help aid children’s transition when they are making that big step onto school. We also offer before and after school care for those parents who need extended care for their children when they move onto school.
Our healthy and nutritious meals are prepared onsite by our highly qualified and experienced head chef and our menus have been designed by celebrity chef Phil Vickery. We cater for children with varied dietary requirements and our menu’s also include a varied weaning menu to suit very young children.
We also provide Out Of School Care facilities for children up to 11 years old in our 'Hive' room.
Facilities at the nursery include: -
- Good Ofsted 2010 - Click here to see our report
- A lovely exploration garden with large tepee for extra special activities
- Skilled, experienced and knowledgeable staff
- Transport (Busy Bee's mini buses and prams) allow the children to enjoy visits into the local community and local theatres and attractions
- Good links with local schools which aids transition from nursery to school
- Wake and Shake singing and dancing to give your child a healthy start to the day
- Busy Babies - initiative to enhance your babies senses
- Cooking with Me - for all those creative little chefs in the family
- Mini Melodies rhythm and rhyme sessions
- Ballet and Dance lessons for over 3's
- Jiggley Wigglies 2-3's drama and dance lessons
The Hive Out of School Club
We have large Out of School facilities 'The Hive' providing Before and After School.
Our facillities include the following activities plus much much more.
- Spacious of outdoor areas
- Playstation 3
- Drama Area
- Themed Room
- Cooking With Me
Schools Drop off and Pick list
Our 'Out of School Club' includes dropping off and collecting your child to and from their school, we currently offer this service for the following schools:
- Our Lady & St. Gerrard's
- Coupe Green Primary
- Walton Le Dale CPS
- Higher Walton C of E Primary
- St. Patrick's RC School
Holiday Club - A shuttle bus is provided to Chorley Brooke Street for the Holiday Club.
Your child will be collected from the nursery at 8:30am the shuttle bus will leave at 8:40am prompt
We will return your child to your collection point at 4:50pm, all children are to be collected by 5pm prompt.
For an up to date listing of Chorley Brooke Street's Holiday Club activities and dates Click here .
I am NNEB qualified and I have over 23 years experience working with children from 0-16yrs; in schools, day nurseries and children's centres. I started working at Busy Bees in November 2005 as Senior Nursery Nurse and I was appointed as Nursery Manager in May 2009.
I am the safeguarding children officer and also a qualified first aider at work. Since working at Busy Bees I have completed a variety of courses to continue my development. They include British safety council award level 1, level 2 in food safety, EYFS, safeguarding and employment law.