After ten years as Nursery Manager, Hayley felt on top of the world. However, this didn’t stop apprehension from setting in when the position of Regional Support Manager came up. She said: “It is a huge jump with very different duties from those I was used to.” It was looking unlikely that Hayley would take the plunge until her line manager, Andre Fallows, spoke with her in depth about the role and...
Leading UK nursery chain, Thrive Childcare and Education begin 2022 with the launch of a new website which will encompass all 38 of its England and Scotland nurseries as well as their latest acquisition, Poplars Nursery in Lancashire.
One of the top children’s nurseries in the North West of England has become part of the high-quality Thrive Childcare and Education Group, which is growing its presence in the region. Poplars Nursery in Leyland, Lancashire, which is ranked in the North West’s Top 20 nurseries by daynurseries.co.uk, becomes Thrive’s 12th nursery in the North West, with a further 26 in Scotland. Founded more than 35 years ago, Poplars Nursery was extended and fully refurbished over the past five years
The term Self-Regulation is now commonly used in both Scottish and English early years frameworks. But what does it mean? Self-Regulation refers to the ability to choose how we respond to certain situations and is an important skill to for human beings to develop, and with all development, this starts in the early years.
The launch of Thrive Childcare and Education is an exciting step in our growth and development plans. Bertram Nursery Group has provided a trusted, caring and quality service to thousands of families over two decades.
It is not unusual to hear a practitioner asking a child to come and apologise to another child immediately following an altercation. “Come and say sorry please, that wasn’t very nice”.
Making the transition to school can be so overwhelming and a real upheaval for some children (and their families), if they are not physically or emotionally ready to conform to the expectations placed upon them.