Orangutans Urmston Day Nursery | News


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Staff updates

We have a new Preschool Teacher!  I am delighted to confirm the appointment of Emma Spencer, she is 25, is a parent herself and has a teaching qualification L2.  She has worked in nursery settings since she was 17.  Her most recent employment was working…

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Recruitment – Seeking a Qualified Preschool Practitioner

We are seeking a new team member to enhance our preschool academy. You must be a qualified Preschool Practitioner/ Teacher with at least two years experience in a preschool, or similar, environment with a mature outlook, strong personality and be able to demonstrate an understanding of health…

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Information for parents Termly workbooks are available for sale if parents would like to purchase them, priced at £4, and a fantastic CD and lyric booklet with lyrics in English and Spanish at £15 and contains the most popular songs from the full years of classes.  This is great for car…

Posted by Orangutans in Health, Latest News, News letters

Integrated Health Checks for 2-year olds

Childcare minister, Sam Gyimah, has announced funding of £2.2m for local authorities to help them implement the new joined-up early years and health checks for two-year-olds. The reforms will give parents a better picture of their child’s progress at the age of two, drawing on…

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Staff changes

We would like to notify parents and carers of staff changes at our nursery.  All future changes will be notified using our news section on the website. Emily Pitts has had a period of sickness absence and decided to resign from her position, she will not be…

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Exciting news – a parent of our nursery has donated £100 to our defibrillator fund.  That means that our first years instalment has been covered in full.  Thank you for your continued support, we are extremely grateful. We now need to raise the additional two…

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Orangutans understands the importance of brushing teeth at an early age.  From 1st September 2015 a tooth brushing programme will be introduced for all babies, toddlers and preschool children.  The programme will be organised in a safe and effective way. Staff will be given a detailed…