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Yumbo DayCare

Member since May 2015 Last Updated Apr 2022 Last Login 04 May 2022

Our Summary

Daycare
Ofsted Registered
2 Year Old Free Childcare
3 and 4 Year Old Free Childcare
Tax-Free Childcare

About Us

Exciting News, WE ARE NOW TAKING BOOKINGS FOR APRIL 2022 , secure your child's space now to avoid disappointment. Our spaces are going fast so be sure to make your appointment to avoid disappointment.
(We are unique, we are small, we are different, we are caring, nurturing and we love being outdoors.)

We have limited amounts of funded spaces available.

"The management team work hard together to improve the quality of the nursery. They
have high expectations and set targets that continuously develop the provision." Comments made by the Ofsted Inspector in a recent inspection.

"THE OUTDOOR NURSERY"

WE ARE A PLAY BASED PROVISION AND BELIEVE THIS IS HOW CHILDREN LEARN BEST, THROUGH MESSY CURIOUS FREEDOM WHICH ALLOWS THEM TO EXPLORE AND INVESTIGATE IN THEIR OWN TIME ALONG WITH LEARNING THROUGH REAL LIFE EXPERIENCES.

THIS PLACE WOULD SUIT A CHILD WHO THRIVES FROM BEING OUTDOORS AND ENJOYS BEING WITH OTHER CHILDREN

WE RUN A BUSY VARIED SHEDULE TO KEEP OUR CHILDREN ENGAGED AND HAPPY

WE ARE A SMALL AND UNIQUE NURSERY
PROVIDING FULL DAY CARE IN A SAFE, CARING AND NURTURING ENVIRONMENT

"SOUNDS RIGHT PHONICS LESSONS" EVERY - TERM

SECURE YOUR CHILD'S SPACE NOW TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT.

YUMBO PROVIDES CHILDCARE FROM 12 MONTHS TO 5 YEARS, TERM TIME ONLY

WE OFFER LIMITED 15 HOUR EDUCATIONAL FUNDED SPACES FOR 3 & 4 YEAR OLDS AND EXTENDED 30 HOURS GOVERNMENT FUNDED SPACES FOR WORKING PARENTS THAT QUALIFY.

WE OFFER A LIMITED AMOUNT OF 2 YEAR OLD FUNDED SPACES

ALL DAY SESSIONS/ PART-TIME SESSIONS, RESPITE, TEMPORARY AND TERM TIME ONLY CARE

EXPERIENCED, QUALIFIED AND CARING STAFF WHO ARE PAEDIATRIC FIRST AID TRAINED

ACCESSING NATURAL OUTDOOR RESOURCES

PROVIDING OUTDOOR WOODLAND PLAY - SOUNDS RIGHT PHONICS LESSONS, VISITS TO:-
COUNTRY PARKS AND WOODS, GARDEN CENTRES, DEER PARK, TIPTREE JAM FACTORY,HEYBRIDGE BASIN, ZOOS, FARMS, MUSEUMS, SEA LIFE CENTRES, CASTLES, FRUIT PICKING AND MUCH MORE
BAKING, CRAFT, MESSY PLAY AND GARDENING ACTIVITIES
CELEBRATING MULTI - CULTURAL EVENTS,
PROMOTING LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES WHICH MEET CHILDREN'S INDIVIDUAL NEEDS, TEACHING THROUGH THE EYFS
OUR MANAGERS AND STAFF SUPPORT AND DEVELOP AN ENVIRONMENT WHICH IS INCLUSIVE FOR ALL AND ENCOURAGES DIVERSITY

Our Availability

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Morning yes yes yes yes yes no no
Afternoon yes yes yes yes yes no no
After School no no no no no no no
Evening no no no no no no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 26/04/2022

Our Fees

  • Childcare from £19.00 per afternoon
  • Childcare from £40.00 per day
  • Childcare from £22.00 per morning

CALL US TODAY TO SECURE YOUR CHILD'S SPACE

Our Ofsted Inspections

The inspection grades below have been obtained from the Ofsted website based upon the registration number the childcare provider has provided to us. You should verify this information yourself prior to using the childcare provider.

Ofsted Good Provider Logo
Good
17 August 2017

Our Documents

  • image/svg+xml Childminding Agency Certificate (added 28/04/2020)
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Reviews

Below are the latest reviews for Yumbo. Please note that reviews represent the subjective opinions of other Childcare.co.uk users and not of Childcare.co.uk. Parents must carry out their own checks and references on childcare providers to ensure that they are completely happy before enaging in the use of their services.

My daughter loves this nursery,so do I. Great team and management, always flexible, always happy to help. My daughter was non english speaking child when she started nursery,the team done everything to help her with english language. I will not count how many trips she is had from the nursery including colchester zoo, stick man trail etc. She can not wait to start her forest school. She loves phonics lessons and jo jingles weekly visits. Children spend lots of time outside which she loves. There is no better place to start your child journey then yumbo.

  • 5 stars Overall
  • 5 stars Setting
  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 5 stars Food
  • 5 stars Communication

by Avatar for Izabela Izabela about Avatar for Yumbo Yumbo on 23/05/2022

My little boy has been at Yumbo's for 6 months, since he turned 2. He has really grown in confidence since starting and loves all the Yumbo ladies. They're all so kind, thoughtful and caring and I really feel like they genuinely enjoy looking after my son. He has been on loads of trips including the zoo, walks to the park, Tiptree Jam Factory and more, and they send lots of pictures of him doing all sorts of activities in the nursery. They also spend a lot of time in the garden. They celebrate a huge range of holidays with fun and imaginative activities and I've received some lovely homemade gifts. They've also been helping him to work towards his milestones and have been honest about what he needs more support with at home. So they might not have a big shiny building, brand new toys or gourmet catering but children don't need that - they need care, support and fun - which this nursery has oodles of! And it's great value for money too!

  • 5 stars Overall
  • 5 stars Setting
  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 5 stars Food
  • 5 stars Communication

by Avatar for Hayley Hayley about Avatar for Yumbo Yumbo on 30/03/2022

We moved back from London and I needed to find a nursery for my little girl, I come across Yumbo and my little girl joined in from the start! She has progressed so quick, all thanks to the caring, understanding and reassuring staff. I'm so pleased I found these guys. My little girl is definitely very happy there too! ☺️

  • 5 stars Overall
  • 5 stars Setting
  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 5 stars Food
  • 5 stars Communication

by Avatar for Kirstin Kirstin about Avatar for Yumbo Yumbo on 21/03/2022

From our first play and stay session where I had to carry my son out over my shoulder, My boy loves being here every session he walks in and dose not look back. it’s a small Nursary with a big heart all the Teachers are fantastic and have done an amazing job over the Pandemic keeping the place COVID-19 Secure and keeping our little ones safe. If your looking for a comfortable environment for your little ones to grow and learn through play and encouragement this really is the place.

  • 5 stars Overall
  • 5 stars Setting
  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 4 stars Food
  • 5 stars Communication

by Avatar for RHM18 RHM18 about Avatar for Yumbo Yumbo on 07/07/2021

Great nursery, easy to talk to staff.
Kids have came so far since starting here!
Highly recommend..

  • 5 stars Overall
  • 5 stars Setting
  • 5 stars Cleanliness
  • 5 stars Food
  • 5 stars Communication

by Avatar for Kirstyb Kirstyb about Avatar for Yumbo Yumbo on 12/05/2021

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