The Carlton Allestree proudly announces NEW senior management team


On Saturday 10th March The Carlton kindly welcomes you to a parent and child open morning. Join us for a cake, coffee and meet the team to discuss why The Carlton is the nursery for you.

Caring & Passionate Staff

Our purpose built nursery facilities are held up by bricks, but they are brought to life by our nursery nurses. That's why The Carlton goes the extra mile to find, train and motivate the very best early childhood care and education staff available.

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Play... Laugh... Learn...

We are proud to offer high adult to child ratios at The Carlton Nursery. This enables us to foster the cognitive and social development of each individual child, giving them time to explore, share and grow in a safe and nurturing environment.

Whether your child has first steps, first words or first school year on the horizon, our devoted staff prepare your child for success in their years to come.

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Crawl.
Slide.
JUMP!

Come rain or shine, your little ones will have exclusive access to our incredible soft play adventure. With ball pools, slides, swings and tunnels, ideal for releasing that endless supply of energy.

Safe...
Healthy...
Secure...
Happy!

We pride ourselves in providing a safe and secure environment for our children and staff. All staff are paediatric first aid trained and attend regular training courses to enhance their continued professional development, allowing us to provide your children with a safe and stimulating learning environment.

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Welcome to our nursery…

Our priority is to exceed through secure partnerships, the welfare and educational expectations of our parents.

We believe in delivering a quality service that goes beyond all childcare, by welcoming our children into a world of exciting learning opportunities and new friendships.

Outstanding Nursery Care

The Carlton Nursery and Pre-School has been delivering childcare for over 25 years. We pride ourselves in delivering a quality, safe and stimulating environment for our children to learn and explore. We recognise that every child is unique and offer a dedicated programme in line with the EYFS statutory framework, planned with activities and experiences to help prepare our little ones for a life of learning.

Our dedicated staff team are committed to ensuring the safety of all our children. All staff members are paediatric first aid trained and commit to a programme of training dedicated to support them in their professional development. This allows the staff team to constantly bring new ideas to the table and provide new creative ways of learning for our children.

Strong Parent Partnerships

We are extremely proud of our strong partnership with our parents, offering continuous feedback to help maximize the potential of every child. Here are some of the ways we communicate with our parents to maintain involvement and keep you updated:

  ♥   Daily feedback
  ♥   Home books
  ♥   Parents’ evenings
  ♥   Termly summary reports
  ♥   Regular Facebook updates

  ♥   Newsletters
  ♥   Family events
  ♥   Stay and play sessions
  ♥   Parental questionnaires
  ♥   Open door policy

Even more reasons to love our nursery…

  • Fantastic location right next to Derby University
  • Level 6 trained and experienced management team
  • Flexible sessions
  • Free registration for all University staff, NHS staff, Derbyshire fire and rescue and Derbyshire Constabulary
  • Good Ofsted rating
  • Dedication to all our families
  • Large outdoor play areas
  • Professional and committed staff team
  • Soft play Birthday parties
  • Unique planning structure
  • Freshly prepared on-site meals
  • Strong partnership with parents
  • 5★ Food Hygiene Rating
  • Separate sleep rooms
  • Large car park, free of charge for our families

Look what we’ve been up to!

2 weeks ago

The Carlton Nursery

The use of Technology with children does not have to just be about using iPads and tablets. Today our children went on a leaf hunt and then created these beautiful collages out of the leaves they had found. They then put their creation into the laminator and watched it come out the other side, creating a perfect keepsake from their day at nursery! ... See MoreSee Less

The use of Technology with children does not have to just be about using iPads and tablets. Today our children went on a leaf hunt and then created these beautiful collages out of the leaves they had found. They then put their creation into the laminator and watched it come out the other side, creating a perfect keepsake from their day at nursery!

 

Comment on Facebook

That’s a lovely idea!🍁🍂

2 weeks ago

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🍁Today, our pre-school children have been learning all about Autumn 🍁
They have created some beautiful string wrap autumn leaves using their fine motor skills. We think they are fantastic! What do you think?
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🍁Today, our pre-school children have been learning all about Autumn 🍁
They have created some beautiful string wrap autumn leaves using their fine motor skills. We think they are fantastic! What do you think?

 

Comment on Facebook

Brilliant 🦊🍂 I love autumn!

2 weeks ago

The Carlton Nursery

Happy 1st October to all of our families! We have lots of Spooktacular activities happening this month and are especially excited about our Halloween Party taking place on the 31st October 🎃 ... See MoreSee Less

Happy 1st October to all of our families! We have lots of Spooktacular activities happening this month and are especially excited about our Halloween Party taking place on the 31st October 🎃

 

Comment on Facebook

Hi Millie! Are you having stallholders at the party? X

Hi Gemma, I have dropped you a private message x

1 month ago

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Thank you to the bookpeople.co.uk for our new books! They are all so lovely and unique! ... See MoreSee Less

Thank you to the bookpeople.co.uk for our new books! They are all so lovely and unique!

2 months ago

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'Parents are really happy with the care provided by staff to their children. They say staff know children well and talk to them about their child’s day...' Ofsted, June 2018.
Why not come and see for yourself?
Contact the nursery directly via facebook messenger or call us on 01332 366 223 where we will be happy to talk you through the services we offer.
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