Conrad Road, Witham CM8 2SD
Honeybear House Day Nursery is a purpose-built setting for children from three months to five years of age, where they receive high quality care and learning opportunities in a safe and stimulating environment. With a high ratio of staff to children, children receive individual attention support them in achieving their full potential.
Children are cared for in four separate rooms according to their age. In each room, they receive the appropriate care and attention for their stage of development and have access to age-appropriate toys and resources. Each room has direct access to the nursery’s two gardens, allowing children to free flow indoors and outdoors. They are encouraged to spend as much time outside as possible. Children can learn about nature and life cycles thanks to the separate growing area, where the food planted and grown is used in the nursery kitchen.
Three meals and two snacks are included in the nursery fees. Food is prepared onsite using as much fresh produce as possible to promote a healthy and balanced diet. Special dietary requirements can be catered for.
Group: Honeybear House Ltd
Person in charge: Jackie Wilson (Nursery Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Essex County Council
Number of Staff: 22
Service Offered: Day Nursery (Privately Owned), Open all year, Full Day Care, Sessional Day Care
Total Places for Children: 56
Age Range: from 0 years 3 months to 5 years 0 months
Opening Days: Mon-Fri
Opening Hours: 0730-1830
When Closed: Bank Holidays
Conveniently situated just off Cressing Road, the nursery is ideally located for commuters using Witham train station.
Ample private parking situated in front of the nursery.
Honeybear House Day Nursery has a Review Score of 6.5 (6.545)
The Review Score of 6.5 (maximum of 10) for Honeybear House Day Nursery is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.
a) The Average Rating is 5 out of 5 from 1 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Honeybear House Day Nursery in Google's Search Results - more info
b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 1.5 out of 5 from 1 positive Reviews in the last 2 years. (A 2 year period has been used as there were no 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 5 for Honeybear House Day Nursery is calculated as follows: ( (12 Excellents x 5) ) ÷ 12 Ratings = 5
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:
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.
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.
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 1.545 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Honeybear House Day Nursery is based on 1 positive Reviews in the last 24 months and is calculated as follows:
3 = 3 then divided by 2 = 1.500
Target of 11.2 positive Reviews (56 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 1 Reviews ÷ 11.2 Target = 0.089 , then divided by 2 = 0.045
When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.
Review submitted from a Website Submission by Danielle W (Mother of Child) on Monday 9 January 2017. Relates to January 2017.
Our children have been attending Honeybear House since April 2014 and the care they receive there is outstanding. The staff are all brilliant, the range of activities & parent involvement is great.
Nothing is too much trouble and the children love it there!
How likely would you be to recommend Honeybear House Day Nursery? Extremely Likely
Overall Standard: Excellent
Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent
Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent
Food / Nutrition: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
There are currently no awards/recognitions posted yet for Honeybear House Day Nursery