The Old Barn Day Nursery and Preschool, part of the Kiddi Caru Day Nurseries Group, is situated within a renovated barn in Copt Oak Court, Narborough in Leicestershire. There is plenty of parking for families dropping off and collecting their children as our nursery is located next to Tesco Express and across the way from Red Hill Field Primary School.
Our children’s nursery is steeped in historic charm and we pride ourselves on the provision of our exceptional care and early years education for babies and children, as young as six weeks old, all the way up to preschool age.
We provide the best childcare solutions possible by offering half days as, full days and funded free childcare for all three and four year olds up to 22 hours, all year round. Our nursery management team are very knowledgeable about Childcare Choices and will be happy to discuss it further when you visit to see what childcare saving schemes you could be entitled to.
We keep a record of your child’s time and progress at nursery via a system called ‘Tapestry’, an online learning journal. Our team use hand held devices to instantly record and report on your child’s special moments and link them into their personal profile, which you will be able to access any time.
Fresh wholesome food is provided each day, from our wide range of menus, checked by a qualified nutritionist. The food is prepared by our onsite chef and caters for all stages of weaning and to develop independence with older children, we encourage them to serve themselves.
We also offer an all-inclusive activity programme which is delivered by our very own staff and includes Sing & Sign, Boogie Mites, this is to ensure the little ones are instantly put at ease and can benefit from the programmes daily. All our fun activities have lots of educational benefits which the children love to do throughout the week.
We recommend all families looking for childcare in the area come and book a personal visit where you can see our nursery and discuss the childcare options we currently have available, costings and spend time with our dedicated staff.
Click on the button to the right to see our Ofsted report. This will show you more indepth information including the dates inspections have taken place and the type of inspection.
We only select the best to care for your children. All staff are vetted for the right experience, passion for childcare and DBS checked to ensure that your child receives the best experience.
Lucy has worked in childcare since she was 16 and holds a level 3 in childcare. Lucy began her careers as an apprentice and has now progressed to Nursery Manager. Lucy is passionate about children’s mental health and wellbeing.
Hannah joined the childcare sector in 2014 and has since achieved her Early Years Practitioner status to provide the best support to her team and care to the children within the nursery.
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Jainey, mother of Sean
Kelsey, mother of Drake and Kenan
Tegan, father of Jetty