Nerea Fernandez

Nerea Fernandez

Nursery Manager

Little Einsteins Arbroath Nursery is ideally located close to the town centre and can accommodate 61 children from birth up to 5 years. We take pride in providing the best care to the children of our nursery.

With a Nursery Manager to oversee the activities of the entire nursery, and a deputy manager, children are supervised at all times by qualified Early Years Practitioners and Modern Apprentices, who are working towards their SVQ Level 3 in Early Years and Education qualification.

You can view the latest Care Inspectorate Report here.

Nursery Hours

Nursery Opening Hours 08:00 – 18:00 (should you require, we can care for your child from 07.00, however an additional £5 per day will apply)

We are open 52 weeks of the year and are closed only on Christmas, Boxing day, 1st and 2nd January should these days fall on a week day.

The nursery closes at 4.30pm on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

Children can attend nursery for morning, afternoon or full day sessions.

Meals and Snacks

Our qualified cook provides nutritious, healthy meals freshly made each day, the cost of which is included in our fees.

Our menus are on a 4-week seasonal rota and are displayed on our parent’s notice board in the nursery and can also be viewed on the Enrolment page of the website along with our Food Nutrition Policy.

Breakfast is on offer until 9.15am and a two course lunch is provided between 12 and 1pm. Snacks are provided at 10.30am and again at 3.00pm.

Milk and water are provided at snacks and mealtimes with water and fresh fruit on offer throughout the day.

Vegetarian options are also available. Special dietary requirements are also accommodated by the nursery.

Fees

With effect from 01/11/2017 0 – 5’s
Full Day £35.00
Full Time (Mon – Fri) £150.00
Deposits are non refundable if parents decide to not take placement

Facilities

It is bright, cosy and homely, providing a relaxed and loving atmosphere for babies to develop and learn to their full potential.

Various activities are on offer for the children, taking into account each child’s age and stage of development.

There are a range of activities to stimulate and develop the child’s imagination.

A separate sleep area is available to provide children with a quiet, comfortable area to rest. We also use this area to provide quiet and relaxed activities.

The child to staff ratio in this room is 5:1

In our Discoverers room we have created a fun, stimulating and safe environment for the children to participate in and enjoy a wide range of activities to meet the individual needs of each child.

These include art, construction, puzzles, role play, quiet areas for stories and music and a lot more. We also have opportunities for physical play outdoors/indoors and for outings.

The child to staff ratio in this room is 8:1

This is a spacious, bright room which offers children opportunities to learn and develop through free play and planned activities.

We also have a story corner where children can sit quietly and read stories and also play with the musical instruments.

There is a separate arts and craft area for the children to develop their creative instincts. Other activities include role play, sand and water play, a writing table which allows children to develop early literacy skills through experimentation.

The Inventors follow a curriculum framework and work in line with local authority guidelines.