Toddle in is located in the idyllic village of Balrothery we run 7.30-6.30pm. Our service is only 4 mins drive from all main roads making it an idea location for drop offs before work while still being located in the countryside.
Our staff are highly trained incl first aid. We are constantly improving our knowledge of the childcare needs. The staff are creative caring and very dedicated to providing the best possible care. Our aim is to provide the children with a place to feel safe happy and have lots of fun. Providing a place for children to develop to the best of their ability. Each individual room has a structure to suit the needs of the age group, eg baby room, wobblers room, play-school and Montessori.
We provide the children with healthy meals and snacks throughout the day. The menu offers a lot of variety and promote a healthy eating policy throughout the crèche. All our meals and snacks are nutritionally balanced. we have a safe, secure all weather play area containing soft wet pour on the ground. We strive to provide a service that feels like a home from home and the atmosphere in the crèche is warm, friendly and caring.
Our Montessori runs from 930-1230pm and we participate in the ECCE scheme providing free pre-school places 38weeks of the year.
Every morning and afternoon babies and toddlers have specially planned activities set out for them.
This may be a craft activity such as glueing, drawing, painting using brushes, hands or feet, and potato printing.
They also take part in creative play activities using natural materials such as flour, cornflour, jelly, pasta, water, or sand.
All materials used during activities are non-toxic and safe for children.All activities are planned by the carers around six key areas of learning and development.