Busy Bees at St Matthews
St Matthews, Shaftsbury Drive, Burntwood, Staffordshire, WS7 9QP
Call Sonia on 01543 678690
From 07:30 to 18:00 Mon - Fri
0 - 5 years
Welcome to our nursery...
Busy Bees in St. Matthews is a large carefully converted church just on the outskirts of Burntwood. The nursery has a secure access entry system to ensure peace of mind for parents and families and is located within a quiet residential area, betweeen Lichfield and Burntwood town centre. The nursery has Centre of Excellence status, a prestigious award given to the Busy Bees Nurseries that consistently display high standards in all areas.
Our staff team are encouraged to enhance their knowledge, develop their skills and professional development by ensuring we are dedicated and committed to providing learning and training opportunities for them. Over 75% of the whole staff team are qualified with a Level 3 Childcare and Education. The staff fully understand the importance of creating a warm, welcoming and stimulating environment both indoors and outdoors where we give the children the opportunity to free flow.
We are lucky enough to have a variety of initiatives that have been implemented within the nursery including Busy Babies,Shake n Write, Wake and Shake, and Babble to Chatter. These are unique to Busy Bees and enhance the children’s learning and Development every day through play. As the flagship nursery, we are also one first Busy Bees to trial the Unleashing Potential learning programme, supporting our developing young minds.
We currently have 5 stars which was gained in our Environmental Health Inspection for the 7th consecutive year. Both the our Chef are dedicated in preparing nutritionally balanced and healthy meals for the children which allows them to experience a wide variety of tastes, textures and flavours. We also cater for children with food allergies or intolerance's as well as cultural preferences.
We have great relationships with our parents and families we provide daily feedback, progress reports, parents evenings twice a year to talk where about their child's learning and development and their next steps. The Nursery also produce a newsletter for parents and families through out the year to keep everyone informed of events and celebrations, new initiatives, the nursery vision, charity events, and many more. Our fantastic iConnect system allows you to securley access information on your child throughout the day with photo updates.
Why you'll love Busy Bees...
- Experienced team
- Organic meals prepared everyday and a 5 star food hygiene rating
- Beautiful 9ft aquarium in the baby room
- CCTV throughout the nursery and outdoors
- Bright, clean rooms with natural light and inviting areas
- ParentZone to allow real-time photos, observations and updates on your children
- Natural gardens to spark outdoor imagination
- Yoga, French and Spanish classes
- Foundation Class to promote school readiness
- Unique, international curriculum to support your child's individual development
What our customers say…
Thank you so much for the way you've cared for Kieran. We both feel you've gone above and beyond the call of duty and we're very grateful. Kieran has had a great year and clearly loves being with
- Vicki and Ian Thomas
The staff at Busy Bees work extremely hard and made a very traumatic time for me a lot easier to deal with. Nancy is now walking talking and is a very happy child, she loves every minute
- Samantha Allen
This year my youngest son has had an on going health issue, which after four months has been resolved. All staff have been very supportive to my son, his older brother and myself. I cannot praise the staff highly enough and are always asking how we all are
I am very pleased with all of the different activities that Alex engages in and am delighted with the progress he has made in terms of interacting with the other children and adults
- Alison Bowen
Lovely setting, good structure to sessions, staff approachable, good healthy cooking