AJJ'S Ltd Bizzie Bees Nursery Dunstable
The new baby of the bunch, Bizzie Bees Branched out into Dunstable in June 2012. We have added a new day care to our growing family. Bizzie Bees Dunstable is located on the Queensbury school site. A large purpose nursery consisting of a large baby room with a separate sleep room and fully equipped milk kitchen. Large bright and airy fully equipped Toddler & Pre School rooms. All rooms have their own access to a large secure garden. We have large Kitchen where all meals are freshly prepare which leads onto the childrens Dinning room. Lastly we offer our families the use of our family room, which is available for breast feeding, support and advise from our trained family worker Donna or just a place to relax while your child is settling in. We can of flexible care from am, pm or full day sessions and a holiday club up to the age of 8 years.
We will work with you to meet the best child care solution for you and your family, so come along and meet Jo & the team.
Characteristics of Effective Learning
Bizzie Bees provides the children with a range of recourse that support the children in:
Playing and Exploring – Engagement
Finding out & exploring, Playing with what they know & Being willing to have a go
Active Learning – Motivation
Being involved & concentrating, keeping Trying & Enjoying Achieving what they set out to do
Creating and Thinking Critically - Thinking
Having their own ideas, Making Links & Choosing ways to do things
At snack and lunchtime the children are encouraged to be independent. Staff talk with children about the food they are eating and how it helps them to be strong and healthy.Children are also encouraged to be independent with toileting and hand washing. We have a designated SEND coordinator to support children which additional needs. Please see our local offer for more information.
All children follow the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum. This consists of working towards outcomes/goals in the following areas;
Personal social emotional development;
Communication & Language.
Understanding of the world
Expressive arts and design
Bizzie Bees staff complete observations during the activities and record them in children’s individual learning journeys. At Bizzie Bees we use a system called connect daily, this can be loaded to your tablet, mobile telephone, laptop ore desktop computer. I connect allows you to see your child's progress as it happening, sharing what you child has been learning and they fun they have had on their learning journey. I connect also has a Parentzone which allows you to see your invoices, payments made. Most importantly I connect allows you to contribute towards your child's learning journey by adding your own observations and comments.
7.30 AM - 6 PM Monday to Friday 51 weeks a year (closed at Christmas)
We have an outstanding team of dedicated, highly qualified staff who work on a minimum ratio of 1:3 for 0-2 Years 1:4 for 2-3 years and 1:8 for children aged 3 years upwards to ensure your child is cared for in a safe, secure and stimulating environment.
3 & 4 year old Funding
Available to all children the term after their 3 Birthday. This funding enables you to access 15 hours free childcare a week additional hour are available at the hourly rate. Please bring your child birth certificate on induction.
2 Year old Funding
2 year old funding is now available for children the term after their 2 birthday. To enable you to access the funding you must meet the following criteria: ·(Correct at time of print)
- Income Support·
- Income based Job Seeker's Allowance
- Child Tax Credit · Working Tax Credit (Disability element)
- Guarantee element of the State Pension Credit
- SEN Child· Looked After Child
- Child subject to a Child Protection Plan
For Further Information Please Contact: Sue Smith Manager
Telephone: 01582 604678
Queensbury School Grounds