Footprints Day Nursery Ashford

Chrysalis Centre, 18 Reedsfield Road, Ashford TW15 2HE

Footprints Day Nursery Ashford, Ashford, Surrey
Footprints Day Nursery Ashford, Ashford, Surrey
Footprints Day Nursery Ashford, Ashford, Surrey

Footprints Day Nursery offers first class care with an inspirational and diverse curriculum to ensure learning is both stimulating and fun for every child aged from three months to five years old.

A team of trained and dedicated early year’s professionals provide a range of stimulating and challenging activities to support the children’s learning through play.

The nursery regularly organise trips to the local library, picnics in the park and other local amenities to support the children’s learning and topic of interest.

Footprints Day Nursery encourage and support a parent partnership, providing them with an education guide to help support their child to achieve their early learning goals.

A nutritious menu is prepared by the on-site chef using seasonal foods to support children’s healthy development.

Group: Footprints Day Nurseries

Person in charge: Emma Ross (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Surrey County Council

Number of Staff: 10

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

Total Places for Children: 36

Age Range: from 3 months to 5 years 0 months

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0745-1800

When Closed: Bank Holidays & 1 week at Christmas

Fees Guide: 15 hours Universal and full 30 hour funding

Languages Spoken (other than English): Punjabi Mirpuri, Hindi, Urdu

Vacancies

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Reviews

8.5 Footprints Day Nursery Ashford has a Review Score of 8.5 (8.493)

The Review Score of 8.5 (maximum of 10) for Footprints Day Nursery Ashford is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.5 out of 5 from 6 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Footprints Day Nursery Ashford in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3.9 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 4.576 for Footprints Day Nursery Ashford is calculated as follows: ( (42 Excellents x 5) + (20 Goods x 4) + (4 Satisfactorys x 3) ) ÷ 66 Ratings = 4.576

  • 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 3.917 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Footprints Day Nursery Ashford 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 7.2 positive Reviews (36 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 3 Reviews ÷ 7.2 Target = 0.417

  • 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
    2
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Footprints Day Nursery Ashford?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    4
  • Likely
    2
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Footprints Day Nursery Ashford

  • Mother of Child
    4
  • Father of Child
    2

The nursery settings and teachers are very friendly and approachable.

I am happy with the variety of activities and learning done with children and find my child enjoying the same. The food is also nice at the nursery and my child enjoys the food.

The 'show me' time is also helpful for children to talk about things and has helped my daughter to talk about different things using her imagination.

Overall I am a happy parent.

How likely would you be to recommend Footprints Day Nursery Ashford? Likely

Average Rating: 

 3.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Learning: Good

Care: Satisfactory

Staff: Good

Management: Good

Safeguarding: Good

Lovely nursery and staff. My son attended here 2011-2013 and now my daughter since 2014. I like the fact it isn't too big, so not overwhelming for the children.

The location is great and the building is decorated well. The play area is of a high standard. Overall a very nice and clean setting.

I would definitely recommend to others.

How likely would you be to recommend Footprints Day Nursery Ashford? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Good

Care: Excellent

Activities: Good

Staff: Good

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Emma Ross, Manager at Footprints Day Nursery Ashford responded to this review on 05 Jun 2017:

Thank you Harpreet for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We have really enjoyed having both your children here and will be very sad when your daughter leaves in September for school.

A good nursery. My son's key workers are good, experienced professionals. They helped my son last year to adjust in a new nursery. It was challenging for them and for us.
In this current month, they have lots of good activities and my son is enjoying these a lot and happy to go there every day.

How likely would you be to recommend Footprints Day Nursery Ashford? Likely

Average Rating: 

 3.9 out of 5

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities / Outside Space: Good

Learning: Good

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Good

Care: Good

Activities: Good

Staff: Good

Food / Nutrition: Good

Management: Good

Cleanliness: Good

Safeguarding: Good

Value for Money: Satisfactory

Excellent. Every child is treated as an individual by the nursery and each of them is known and familiar which only varies (for the better) according to that person being a key worker for the child and all of the children seem happy and content and that's a huge compliment to the nursery.

How likely would you be to recommend Footprints Day Nursery Ashford? 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

The nursery is well run and organised. Although a few staff have left over recent months I still feel that my child is being looked after and cared for in the same manner as before. My son has noticeably developed in his confidence and learning since coming to Footprints. Their outdoor space is fantastic and they use every opportunity to be outside which is such a bonus. They also do trips to the local community which also helps expand their minds and experiences.

How likely would you be to recommend Footprints Day Nursery Ashford? 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

I am very impressed with organisation in the nursery, pegs, shoes, trays, folders, layouts. Detailed debrief at the end of the day. Very pleased with healthy food available and play activities outside. Safeguarding the children is very prominent. Sometimes the owner gets involved with the children and I am pleased to see this.

How likely would you be to recommend Footprints Day Nursery Ashford? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.6 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Satisfactory

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Satisfactory

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