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Chantrey House Nursery

Chantrey House Nursery is a private nursery for children aged 3months-4 years old. We are open 8am-6pm

  • A private nursery for children aged 3 months and 5 years

Who to contact

Contact Name
Louise Broadhead
Contact Position
0114 250 0996
Nursery Website

Where to go

Chantrey House Nursery
40 Chantrey Road
S8 8QW

Contact Traveline 01709 515151 or

When is it on?

Time of day
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access
Wheelchair access details
For under 3's, the over 3's are in a room upstairs with no wheelchair access. Accessible toilet on ground floor
Cater for special dietary requirements
Additional dietary information
Special dietary requirements can be catered for
Supports special needs and disabilities
Special needs and disabilities experience
Speech, Language & Communication needs
Down's Syndrome
Visual impairment
Multi-Sensory Impairment
Hearing impairment
Cerebral Palsy
No diagnosis yet
Social, emotional and mental health needs
Medical Needs or long term illness
Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulty
Severe Learning Difficulty
Moderate Learning Difficulty
Physical Disability/Mobility Issues
Additional special needs information
Staff have undertaken special needs training and are able to use Makaton
Able to accommodate other cultures/ethnicities
Additional culture/ethnicity information
Will try to meet all religious & cultural needs

Other Details


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£45.95 8.00am - 6.00pm Per day
£26.50 8.00am - 1.00pm Per morning session
£26.50 1.00pm - 6.00pm Per afternoon session
£38 9.00am - 4.00pm Per session
Half day = £24.25 Full day = £45.95 Full time = £185.75 9.00am - 4.00pm = £36.15 Extra hour = £6.20 Extra 30mins = £3.50 Discount available for siblings Employer Supported Childcare Vouchers accepted
Age Range
3 months to 5 years
  • IndoorOutdoor Play
  • Changing facilities
  • Garden
  • Quiet Area
  • Secure setting
  • Days out/visits
  • Catering facilities
  • Outdoor play/equipment
  • ICT Facilities
  • The First floor of the setting is accessible for wheelchair users
  •  The second floor is not accessible for wheel chair users
  • We   use visual timetables, Rebus symbols, Makaton signs and PECs (Picture Exchange Communication system) with children  
  • We use Communication in Print
  • The outdoor area is secure for the children
  •  We provide quiet areas in each room and children access the quiet area if they choose to
  • We do not have access to disabled changing
  • If children need a quiet place to eat, they are able to sit in the kitchen with the cook
Place Ranges

Childcare Information


Immediate vacancies
Various vacancies on different days and times, contact nursery for further information (as at February 2014)
Date updated

Funded Early Learning

Registered to provide Funded Early Learning Places?
For 2 year olds (up to 15 hours a week)
For 3&4 year olds (up to 15 hours a week)

Opening Times & Facilities

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 8.00am 6.00pm
Tuesday 8.00am 6.00pm
Wednesday 8.00am 6.00pm
Thursday 8.00am 6.00pm
Friday 8.00am 6.00pm
IndoorOutdoor Play
Changing facilities
Quiet Area
Secure setting
Days out/visits
Catering facilities
Outdoor play/equipment
ICT Facilities

School Pickups

Offers pickups

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
19/11/2013Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
18/01/2017Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding

Local Offer

  • Laura Walker is our SENCO and she works full time
  • Louise Broadhead (Nursery Manager) and Laura Walker (Special Educational Needs Coordinator) oversee and plan the education program for children.
  • We promote inclusion and equality for all children and meet their individual needs
  • All children have individual planning
  • Each room has a structured routine
  • We have previously worked with a range of other professionals to adapt the routine for children
  • We can provide a wide range of activities to meet the individual needs and interests of the children
Contact Name
Laura Walker
Contact Telephone
0114 2500996
Contact Email
Ofsted Inspection Report
Nursery Website
Local Offer Age Bands
Early Years (0-4 years)
SEN Provision Type

General Extended Local Offer Response

Eligibility criteria for your service and any priority groups 
  • We contact MAST or any other service such as speech and language therapists if needing support or advice
  • We complete ESCAL (Every Sheffield Child  a Learner) trackers and Locke and Beech  development profiles
  • We offer settling in sessions before children start in our nursery
  • Parents complete `All About Me’ books about their children’s routines, development, likes and dislikes. This information is shared with the child`s key person
  •  When children are about to make the transition from nursery to school we complete transition documents for the school which includes information about the child’s development and interests
  • Children make their own transition bag to take to school. The bag includes pictures the child had drawn and photographs they like. They can discuss the pictures with their new teacher and peers.
Do you operate a waiting list? 
Waiting list details 

At the moment we have we have a waiting list for two year old room.

  • We have 64 children on roll and
  •  An average class size is -

 19 pre-school,

9 in the toddler room

9 in the baby room.

Staffing arrangements details 
  • We evaluate the effectiveness of the provision through reviewing policies, Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO) briefings and Focus Improvement Plans
  •  Individual Educational Plans ( IEPs) and Every Sheffield Child a Learner (ESCAL) audits are also used
  • We support children’s social and emotional wellbeing through reassurance, key person system and family photo books
  • We use books, jigsaws and discussions to help children to be aware of disabilities
  • We use encouragement and offer opportunities for children to engage with their peers
  • We support children during unstructured periods through interacting with the children and Visual Aids.
Staff training to support children/young people with SEND 
  • Different practitioners have received Makaton training, Communication in Print training, ESCAL Training, Hearing Aid training, SENCO training , Autism awareness , PECs training and First Aid.
  • Staff are trained to administrate medicines, feeding and provide personal care
How do you communicate with your service users? 
Directly with parents/carers
Progress updates provided
Communicating with service users details 
  • We communicate with parents and carers in a range of ways including  -
  • Parents evenings
  • Communication books
  • Care sheets
  • Review meetings
  • Emails
  • Phone calls
  • One to ones
  • We involve parents in the setting targets for their child through holding review meetings.
  • At the moment we don’t offer any parent training or learning events.
  •  We communicate with families whose first language is not English through asking for key words and phrases which would help children settle in the setting regarding routines or key activities.

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