YMCA Beacon Nursery
Beacon Nursery is located in the centre of St Helens town, just a stone’s throw from the main shopping area. Based within the YMCA Beacon building in a purpose-built nursery setting.
Whilst Beacon Nursery has its own identity it shares the common YMCA ethos to be the Heart in the Community and operates with the values and ethos of YMCA St Helens at its core.
The nursery has a ‘Good’ rating from Ofsted (October 2016). Staff are fully trained to a minimum of Level 3 and some of the team have Level 5, with the manager holding a Bachelors Degree and Level 4 Montessori Early Years Professional status. Practitioners have full Paediatric First Aid certificates and the nursery holds an award from the First Aid Industry Body to recognise its efforts in keeping your children safe.
YMCA Beacon Nursery is passionate about the safety and welfare of your children and encourage their exploration of the environment to challenge and extend their interest in learning, while preparing them for what comes next in their development.
At Beacon Nursery, we believe your children deserve the best start in life in a safe and nurturing environment. Learning is differentiated through three rooms, Ladybirds-babies, Caterpillars-toddlers and Butterflies-preschool, with an encouraged transition, fully enhanced for your child’s next steps.
Here at Beacon Nursery we have a key worker system, where you may share information to your specific child’s adult or other members of staff or the managers. Information is always shared with the relevant person.