Our Nursery

Outside Play

Outside Play

Our Nursery

Holyrood Hope nursery is a purpose built nursery exclusively dedicated to providing childcare  for families who work for the NHS. We offer flexible packages to support irregular shift patterns and long days, giving you peace of mind that your child is in a safe and happy environment whilst you work.

Here at Holyrood Hope we pride ourselves on the longevity of our staff team, each staff member is committed to creating exciting opportunities for children and we ensure they provide the highest level of childcare for your children. We are overwhelmed with the family support we receive and are happy that families make the decidion to return with sibling’s year after year.

Our nursery is a natural, exciting and busy environment both indoors and out. Children are encouraged to explore these areas in all weather conditions to support child led activities and meet individual development milestones.

Playrooms & Garden

Each playroom is beautifully designed and generously resourced with quality toys and furnishings.

We have direct access to our recently refurbished outdoor play area which is equipped with a variety of apparatus allowing outdoor learning to take place across all areas of the curriculum.

Excellent use is made of local amenities including parks, gardens and the local library. Children are regularly to be seen out walking with their Walkodile or enjoying the fresh air in the nursery prams and buggies.

We have a two large outdoor play areas which provide our children with opportunities to get fresh air and have fun in a safe and secure environment. Our amazing outdoor areas not only provide children with the opportunity to explore our natural gardened area with a fantastic mud kitchen but also out unique forest area! We also have an outdoor balance pit which is a great way for children to learn new skills including problem solving and communication whilst supporting all areas of physical development.

Early Years Care & Education

Holyrood Hope has been an established and trusted early education centre for over a decade. Our nursery has won local and national awards in recognition for its exceptional quality standards. Children are cared for by an enthusiastic, skilled and experienced team of childcare practitioners who plan learning experiences to meet the needs of each individual child.

There is a lively and energetic buzz to the playrooms where children enjoy an extensive range of learning opportunities with staff committed to creating an atmosphere of care, respect, learning and fun.

Additional Learning Opportunities

Our nursery is dedicated to providing a variety of learning opportunities for our pre-school children and so we are visited by a local teacher who provides more focused learning activities and opportunities to develop early literacy and numeracy skills.  Our staff are also able to communicate in sign language.

bluefigure_Awards_WinnerWe are delighted to have been awarded, Nursery Chain of the Year, at the Nursery World Awards in 2013. This award has shown our commitment to providing quality childcare and education across the UK. We are extremely proud and would like to thank all of our staff and families for their support.

Opening Hours

Opening Hours : 7am to 7pm, Monday to Friday

* 6 – 7pm to be booked in advance

Morning session – 7.30am to 12.30pm

Afternoon session – 1pm to 6pm

Our nursery is open all year round including bank holidays. We are closed for Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Years Day.

At Holyrood Hope we are happy to help if you require childcare prior to 7.30am or later than 6pm. Please contact us for more information.  We are registered to care for 63 children from birth to 5 years old at any one time.