Buttercups at Ealing, London, London
Buttercups at Ealing, London, London
Buttercups at Ealing, London, London

Buttercups Day Nursery at Ealing is a cosy facility, located within a converted townhouse and offering spacious and secure playrooms.

Ideal for a wide range of play and learning objectives, some additional features include soft play surfacing, a gardening area and large gazebo.

Part of an independent group of nurseries, the service individually and personally managed, with a focus on helping children to become confident and independent learners.

Group: Buttercups Nursery Ltd

Person in charge: Jessica Morra (Acting Nursery Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: London Borough of Ealing Council

Number of Staff: 19

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

Total Places for Children: 60

Age Range: from 0 years 3 months to 5 years 0 months

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0800-1800

When Closed: Bank Holidays & 1 week at Christmas

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Reviews

8.6 Buttercups at Ealing has a Review Score of 8.6 (8.583)

The Review Score of 8.6 (maximum of 10) for Buttercups at Ealing is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.8 out of 5 from 4 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Buttercups at Ealing in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.8 out of 5 from 3 positive Reviews in the last 12 months.

  • a) 5 Points are available for the Average Rating of all Reviews over all time. For each review the Day Nursery / service is rated Excellent, Good, Satisfactory, Poor or Very Poor on a number of areas eg Staff, Management etc. The Day Nursery receives points for each rating as follows: Excellent = 5. Good = 4. Satisfactory = 3. Poor = 2. Very Poor = 1. These points are added up and then divided by the total number of completed ratings to generate the average rating.

    The Average Rating of 4.833 for Buttercups at Ealing is calculated as follows: ( (40 Excellents x 5) + (8 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 48 Ratings = 4.833

  • b) 5 Points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 12 months. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. A Positive Review is defined as any Review with 'Extremely Likely' or 'Likely' in answer to the question 'How likely are you to recommend this Day Nursery to friends and family?'

    The 5 points available are broken down as follows:

    1. 4 points are available for the first 5 Positive Reviews, 3 points for the first Positive Review and then 0.25 Points for each of the next 4 Positive Reviews.

    2. 1 point is available for reaching a target number of Positive Reviews based on 20% of the number of registered maximum number of service users. If the target is partially reached then that proportion of 1 point is given. eg a Day Nursery with 50 registered maximum number of service users has a target of 10 Positive Reviews, if it has 10 or more Positive Reviews it will receive 1 point, if it has 7 reviews will receive 0.7 points.

    3. If there are no Positive Reviews in the last 12 months, then 2.5 points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 2 years. The calculation is the same as above, except the points are divided by 2.

    The 3.75 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Buttercups at Ealing is based on 3 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 3.5

    2. Target of 12 positive Reviews (60 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 3 Reviews ÷ 12 Target = 0.250

  • When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.


Average Ratings

  • Excellent
    4
  • Good
    0
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Buttercups at Ealing?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    4
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Buttercups at Ealing

  • Mother of Child
    4

Our daughter has been at this nursery since she was a year old. We have been very happy with the care she has received. She enjoys her days, eats, sleeps and seems happy.
As parents, we can relax knowing our child is being looked after by caring professionals.

How likely would you be to recommend Buttercups at Ealing? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.7 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Good

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Good

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

I've always been very happy with Buttercups, the staff are very caring and have taken great care of my daughter (almost 2) since she started there a year ago. My little girl now runs into the room at breakfast time each morning and gives the staff a hug to say hello. Lots of the staff throughout the nursery seem to know her by name as well as just the staff in the babies room. The garden facilities are excellent and its great that the kids get to play outside at every opportunity, even in not so good weather.
I really feel like they have got to know my daughter very well, even though she only attends 2 1/2 days a week at the moment, and her key worker creates play that suits her interests and challenges her learning. I'm very happy with Buttercups indeed and would highly recommend it.

How likely would you be to recommend Buttercups at Ealing? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

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 our children attended Buttercups in Ealing and absolutely loved it (as did we!). All of the staff were welcoming, friendly and caring, and played a large part in our children's development and increased confidence. The two kids have rather different personalities, but the nursery easily accommodated both and allowed each to thrive in their own ways. Buttercups organised a lot of fun activities that allowed us (as parents) to be involved - e.g. the Christmas concert, Valentine's Day party, etc. - and the kids really enjoyed having Mum and Dad along. Our children learnt lots of new made-up songs, many of which taught them about manners, safety, hygiene etc., which is a lovely approach to teaching important concepts to kids!

Thanks to everyone, I highly recommend Buttercups in Ealing! :-)

How likely would you be to recommend Buttercups at Ealing? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 5 out of 5

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

My daughter attended the nursery from just before 5 months until 4 years when she left for primary school - she has had the most wonderful experience here, formed some lovely relationships with the very caring staff and has developed so well that she's easily ready for school despite being one of the youngest in the year. As well as phonics/numbers, they've made sure she has physical skills, practical ones like dressing/undressing herself and so many creative activities. After a period a few years ago with high staff turnover, the current manager (and deputy) have made sure everything runs really well in terms of early years curriculum and everyday experience for children and parents. I am genuinely very sad that this phase of my daughter's life is almost over and I would highly highly recommend it to anyone.

How likely would you be to recommend Buttercups at Ealing? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.7 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Good

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Good

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Barbara Paterson, HR Officer at Buttercups at Ealing responded to this review on 15 Aug 2016:

Thank you for very kind review. It is our aim to provide an excellent service. We take safety and security most seriously along with the well-being, education, fun learning activities and a kind and loving environment. To this end we hold regular staff meetings and have a senior management structure to ensure the continuity of our ethos and values. We adore the children in our care and always aim to provide parents with the confidence to leave their children in our care. We fully appreciate our teams and are very proud of the passion, knowledge and experience that they apply to the children.

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