When we assess and track the children’s development at Little Houghton Day Nursery, we use government guidelines known as Development Matters. They are basically a collection of milestones which little ones can be expected to reach eg a baby of
Before your child starts primary school, we share our observations and assessments with your child’s new teacher so that they can continue where we left off. If your child is able to recognise the letters of their name by the
In English nurseries, we need to make sure that all our newly-qualified staff have a Paediatric First Aid qualification and that at least one person holding that qualification is on the premises at all time. At Little Houghton Day
We are searching for the best nursery staff in Northamptonshire – female, male, old or young, qualified or not – contact us if you think we might be a good fit 🙂 Main responsibilities To provide an unlimited supply of
Our manager, Heidi, is supported by a Regional Manager who goes by the name of Jo Stainsby. This is one of those facts that not many parents know and although she is happy enough to be an unsung hero, I
The staff at Little Houghton are sometimes lucky enough to receive little gifts at Christmas from our wonderful families. This year I thought it might be nice to share with you why we all think the staff deserve thanks, too.
I’m writing this from JFK airport, midway through my return journey from Orlando. It seems an utterly crazy location for a childcare conference, especially when your business is based in a tiny village called Little Houghton. But my files are
At Little Houghton Day Nursery, we ensure that we do our very best to protect children who suffer allergic reactions when they eat a certain type of food.
Today, I have mostly been writing Spider Diagrams on nice big sheets of paper (spot the Nursery Nurse!) One has the word Staff in the middle, with pretty, spidery lines leading outwards to more words reading Appoint Deputy, Organise Training