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Balliol College Nursery

Balliol College operates a small friendly Day Nursery on the ground floor of an Edwardian house in Rawlinson Road, North Oxford. It is run by a committee consisting of Fellows of the College and advised by the Nursery Manager. The Nursery has six members of…

Balliol College operates a small friendly Day Nursery on the ground floor of an Edwardian house in Rawlinson Road, North Oxford. It is run by a committee consisting of Fellows of the College and advised by the Nursery Manager. The Nursery has six members of staff including the Manager and Deputy. It has built an outstanding reputation, based on its family atmosphere, dedicated staff, fun activities, and happy children.  

The nursery offers mixed age family grouping with an open planned layout. We have Forest School activities/area and provide home cooked vegetarian meals.

Who to contact

Telephone
01865 515654
E-mail
nursery@balliol.ox.ac.uk
Website
https://www.balliol.ox.ac.uk/current-members/nursery

Where to go

Address
2a
Rawlinson Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
Postcode
OX2 6UE

Current Ofsted Judgment

Outstanding

Outstanding

Outstanding

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£257.20 Per week
Details

Current Balliol staff, Fellows and students £249.20 per week

Availability

Age Ranges
From 3 months to 5 years

Additional Information

Providing services to
0 - 4 years (pre-school)
4 - 11 years (primary school age)
Children

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Yes
Details
Accessible parking available.

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
SEN Daycare Provision
Provider's SENCo has experience & undergone training to care for children with differing needs
SEN training updated on a regular basis
Special needs experience based on children who have previously attended our setting
Staff prepared to work with parents, carers and other professionals to provide a good level of care and development relevant to the child's needs
Whilst we do not have experience in all areas of need, we would contact different agencies and seek training in areas should the need arise
Experience with
Allergies
Diabetes Type 2: diet
Dyslexia
Eczema
Glue Ear
Speech, language and communication difficulties

Childcare Information

Funded Places

2 year old funding
No

3 & 4 year old funding (Universal - 15 Hours)
Yes

3 & 4 year old funding (Extended - 30 Hours)
Yes

Term time only or stretched over more than 38 weeks
Term Time

Opening Times & Facilities

When is childcare available?
Full Time
Weekdays


Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday - Friday 8:45am 5:00pm

Other Availabilty
Nursery education funded places opening patterns/hours
3 hour sessions over 5 days
Lunch provided
we participate in the government ‘flexible 15 entitlement’. It is open weekdays from 8.45am to 5.00pm and is open for 46 weeks per year with closed periods at Christmas, Easter, and in August.

Facilities
2 - 5 steps into building
Accessible changing facilities
Accessible toilet
Arts and crafts
Climbing Frame
Computer
Cooking
Educational Toys
Large Garden
Messy Play Area
Paddling Pool
Playroom
Quiet room/area
Sandpit
Sleeping Area
Use of stairs is required to access all areas
Visit & Outings

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
134032
Link to latest Ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
06/02/2008IntegratedOutstanding
11/08/2011Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding
14/10/2015Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding

Last checked on 23/04/2019

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