The Kiddies' Cabin telephone number has now changed to 0118 9044637
We invite you to view our beautiful nursery and incredible gardens set in the grounds of St Marks Hospital Maidenhead
Please read our list of events for 2022 and the most recent newsletter for all of the nursery news
Meal times are a very important part of the day and the nursery provides breakfast between 7.30am - 8.00am, a snack at 9.00am, lunch 11.15 am and tea at 3.30pm.
All meals are prepared freshly each day by the chef who is based in the nursery.
Children aged 10 months are introduced to morning snacks, afternoon teas and from 12 months they can have the nursery lunch. Until this time parents are required to provide all food. We do not offer this before because there are so many allergies that are not found until children are introduced to foods and it is safer to do this at home. We will also provide 1/3 pint of cows milk to all children daily in the nursery when they are over 12 months of age.
The children learn to develop their social skills by helping to lay the table and discussing their day over a well balanced meal.
The staff are encouraged to eat with the children to promote interaction, improve social skills and to encourage good table manners.
This is our current nursery menu
In November 2021 Kiddies' Cabin maintained their 5 Star Rating following an inspection by Environmental Health.
Kiddies Cabin have qualified for the Scores On The Doors Elite Award - three consecutive top 5 scores.
In March 2022 the Kiddies’ Cabin Nursery manager, Deputy Manager and a Team Leader all gained their PANco qualification. This is a new qualification and they are very excited to share their new skills within the nursery to promote wellbeing.
The Physical Activity and Nutrition Coordinator (PANCo) qualification and specialist role is a beacon for quality provision in the Early Years and has been designed as a wellbeing-in-action intervention that promotes positive nutrition and physical activity to support the prevention of obesity within Early Years settings. The PANCo qualification gives Early Years educators a robust knowledge base and the skills to lead and support change within the setting.
Y is starting primary school. It has been good for him following the school/ nursery routine from an early age.
I have enjoyed working together with nursery staff toward Y's development and skills.
All staff were brilliant during Y’s potty training. Whenever Y had an accident in the room or on the carpet they were never disappointed having to clean the room or carpet deeply.
Kiddies' Cabin have looked after children's nutritional needs well and looking after them well in general.
A safe place for children and handy for working parents.