You and your child will love our nursery; all of our team are passionate about providing quality child care and ensuring that each and every child at Busy Bees has the best start in life.
The Nursery is set behind Purley five ways and is located at the edge of Duppas Hill Park in South Croydon. It is walking distance to Waddon train station (0.6 miles) and a 35 minute train journey into London, there is also a direct route into Sutton. With our extended opening hours, and accessible parking for drop off and collections parent’s are able to use the nursery complimenting their work or travel arrangements.
Our nursery is purpose built with the children’s interests in mind we cater for babies and children from 3 month to 5 years. All rooms are based on the ground floor and all children’s rooms lead out into the nursery garden which measures …... every area of the nursery was designed for the children to explore, learn, create and enjoy.
The nursery has an onsite catering facilities with a Chef who has 30 years experience of working in catering. Our Kitchen holds the grade 5 for food safety which is awarded by the local environmental health inspection team. We are proud to have maintained this high level of food safety for the last 6 years. The chef works with parents and the team in providing a varied menu, whist catering for medical, cultural and religious requirements, we also source organic milk.
We are passionate at providing the best possible start for children and their families. Our recent ofsted report from December 2016 grades the nursery as GOOD in all areas and comments
‘Children form strong bonds with their key person and other staff, staff support their key children’s emotional well-being effectively’
‘Children explore different materials which help them to develop strong finger muscles in preparation for early writing skills’
‘All children learn a good range of skills that prepare the well for the future and starting school’.
We work with our parents to create the best early years experience for the children in our care through individual learning journeys and the key person approach.
We run an in house parent partnership group which has been established now for 6 years and supports the nursery in making improvements, new ideas or supporting new parents into the nursery. We build upon our already strong relationships with our parents and work together to continually develop our nursery with our children’s interests at the very heart of everything we do.
Throughout the week key staff plan and provide for our children a fun, stimulating and safe environment in which they will learn and develop new skills as they grow. We also have an excellent range of activities which the children can take part in.
Croydon staff team are committed to make every day at Busy Bees an exceptional day, with the highest standards of childcare locally. We welcome you to our ‘Busy Bees Family’
We like the location and the security of the entrance makes me feel reassured, I have had to wait at the door as another parent wouldnâ€™t let me come in.
The level of personal care that each and every child receives, the importance of which, on the overall personality development of a child cannot be overstated.
Travis has settled in very well. And happy with the care he gets in the baby room - Jacqueline Nelson
We looked at all the nearby nurseries and are very pleased that we chose Busy Bees. The facilities are great, and the staff are warm and friendly.
Aaron has thrived and benefited from all the fantastic themed activities which are arranged on a weekly basis.
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