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Hi there – I’m Corbin, the Manager of Welcome Nurseries @ Hilltop Day Nursery.
Welcome to our nursery in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, a wonderful place that provides professional, flexible, high quality child care with a home-from-home feel. I hope this is the perfect find for your little one!
Parents choose us because of our brilliant location! Situated close to the town centre yet surrounded by natural beauty in the form of parks and woodland, we are both easy to access via bus, train and car, whilst still being nestled amongst the leafy outdoors.
This nursery has a wonderful approach to playtime and an impressive range of facilities, based in a beautiful Victorian house, we make the most out of the space on offer, providing bright, stimulating rooms for the children to enjoy.
Our incredible facilities also permit free flow play, allowing children safe access to both indoor and outdoor facilities throughout the day, with our large over head canopy providing cover for all weather conditions, from wind and rain through to sun and snow.
Providing childcare for your little ones aged six weeks to five years, we also offer an after school club for children aged up to 12, working closely with the local schools from the area to ensure that everyone is accommodated. Situated in a lovely, quiet estate, we also offer parking on site for our staff, visitors and parents and carers to use.
My days tend to vary due to the nature of my job, but this is something that I really enjoy! I like to start my mornings at the door to the nursery, greeting the children and chatting to the parents. My office is situated right next to the entrance so this morning ritual always suits me well. After this, my days are divided between working in the office and heading down to the playrooms to see the children. I believe that it is incredibly important to maintain a close bond with both parents, carers and children as this is where the trust lies within the nursery space. I like to ensure that I am keeping track of the children’s progress, supporting them on their journey and engaging with them daily.
I love my job because it is incredible to be able to watch the children thrive and develop each day. I think that early year’s child care stands as such as important part of a child’s life and I am proud to be playing a role in this experience through providing a safe, stable place for them to flourish within. Myself and the staff see ourselves as extended family to parents, carers and children- it is wonderful to be part of the foundation of a child’s life. Alongside my work with the kids, I also love my job as it allows me to be there for the staff as well, helping them progress in their careers towards new challenges and achievements.
I think that the parents love the nursery because of how open and honest we are with them. We go above and beyond as staff to ensure that they are informed and up to date with everything that happens at the nursery. Building brilliant bonds with parents is at the top of priorities.
My partner renovates camper vans for a living so we are definitely a camping orientated family! I like to spend my weekends travelling the van, heading to the beach or setting up camp in the Lake District!
If you would like to book a place for your child, please fill out the enquiry form, we will then get in touch with you to discuss your interest further.
All our staff have an enhanced DBS check, this is our way of ensuring quality and safety in our team. All our staff are also paediatric first aid trained and fully aware of the correct action to take in an emergency. We understand that safety is your primary concern – it is ours too.
Yes, we are happy to discuss any specific requirements you might have regarding SENDCo for your child, working to provide the best possible experience for your little one. We follow the layout of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), a government approved structure for the development and learning of all children aged newborn to five years. Along these lines, we deliver a full range of activities for your little ones, aimed at boosting their communication and aiding them in new discoveries daily.
The quality of care is fantastic and the staff are friendly. The nursery has great management and really flexible hours. The provide lots of activities for both indoor and outdoor play, perfect for my child’s development; they are also really great at communicating with me all about my child’s well being, food intake, speech and communication!
My child really enjoys herself at this nursery! After trying two over places in the area she feels most at home here. The staff are so helpful, I would highly recommend Hilltop to new parents!
This nursery is fantastic because the children actually get to go outside and out into the community; park, shop, library, nursing home etc. This gives the children something exciting to do and I really appreciate this extra addition.
My daughter has loved it here since day one! She has connected well with the staff and other children and looks forward to going all the time.