Albert House Day Nursery

192 Manor Street, Fenton, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 2JD

Owner: Lisa Rigby

Person in charge: Donna Hulme-Spence (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Stoke on Trent City Council

Number of Staff: 11

Service Offered: Day Nursery (Privately Owned), Open all year, Full Day Care

Total Places for Children: 42

Age Range: from 0 years to 5 years

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0730-1745

When Closed: Bank Holidays & 2 wks Christmas

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Current Reviews

Review Score: 8.6 (8.553)

The user Review Score of 8.6 for Albert House Day Nursery is based on 5 Review/Recommendations. This Review Score of 8.553 is made up of 4.815 Points relating to the ratings and 3.738 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

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My daughter has been coming to the nursery since 2012 when she was roughly 7 months old. From day 1 she has loved this place. The staff are amazing and Isabella loves them. The nursery has brought her on so much in terms of academic progress and enabling her to make friends and socialise. I love to hear about her nursery day when she comes home. The pictures and craft items she brings home decorate my home.

Albert house allows myself and my husband to go to work confident that Isabella is in safe hands and enjoying herself.
I just think that the government should reassess the "free" hours policy. We pay for Isabella to attend nursery which no help from the government, when many of her class mates attend for free.

How likely would you be to recommend Albert House Day Nursery? Extremely LIKELY

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Good

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Albert House Nursery is a lovely friendly place.
My son first started at the age of 10 months and the staff were very genuine and reassuring, and I felt comfortable and happy to leave my baby in their care.
They show genuine affection and love to all the children.
Nathan developed quickly and became a very confident little boy.
The nursery itself is a lovely place and very homely and one of the main things that appealed to me was the fantastic outdoor space and garden area.
The children are outside having fun at every opportunity including teddy bears picnics and beach parties in the summer.
The staff take them on little excursions to the local park and shops. Nath came home one evening with a sandwich that he made from the ingredients they went to buy from the local market.
The staff get the children involved in making cards, gifts and baking.
Nathan is now nearly 3 and he loves going to Albert House to the point where he can't get out of the car quick enough and runs to the front door and knocks on to be let in.

How likely would you be to recommend Albert House Day Nursery? Extremely LIKELY

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Both of my children have attended Albert House. We have never had a problem there and find the staff very pleasant and caring towards the children. I feel that going to Albert House gave both my son and daughter a great start, maybe even a head start for when it comes to starting main stream school.

Facilities / Outside Space: Good

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Good

Care: Good

Activities: Good

Staff: Good

Food / Nutrition: Good

Management: Good

Safeguarding: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

Excellent nursery. All the staff are fantastic, really welcoming and approachable. My son absolutely adores this nursery and can reel off all the names or the staff. They do brilliant day to day activities with the children and encourage outside play where possible which personally I think is brilliant. I am amazed how much my son learns e.g counting, colours, words etc. I cannot recommend this nursery enough. One very satisfied parent!

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

A friendly and homely nursery, encourage learning. My daughter has been there from 12 months until she turns 4. Excellent care.

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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