Busy Bees in Rotherham

Oakwood Hall Drive, Margate Road, Rotherham S60 2UD

Busy Bees in Rotherham, Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Busy Bees in Rotherham, Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Busy Bees in Rotherham, Rotherham, South Yorkshire

Busy Bees in Rotherham is a modern nursery that has been designed with beautifully decorated theme rooms, ideal for inspiring children's imagination and learning skills at this crucial time in their development.

With a natural theme, the nursery has a Poppy Room, Sunflower Room, Bluebell Room and Daisy Rooms, complemented by extensive gardens that include their own green house, storyteller's area, mud pit and construction area.

There is secure access and an on-site chef prepared fresh meals daily to support good nutrition. The qualified team take a welcoming approach that helps children to settle in.

Group: Busy Bees Nurseries Ltd

Person in charge: Helen Smith (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

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

Total Places for Children: 74

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

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0700-1800

When Closed: Bank Holidays

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Reviews

9 Busy Bees in Rotherham has a Review Score of 9 (8.958)

The Review Score of 9 (maximum of 10) for Busy Bees in Rotherham is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.

  • a) The Average Rating is 4.9 out of 5 from 4 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Busy Bees in Rotherham in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 4.0 out of 5 from 4 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 4.938 for Busy Bees in Rotherham is calculated as follows: ( (45 Excellents x 5) + (3 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 48 Ratings = 4.938

  • 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 4.02 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Busy Bees in Rotherham is based on 4 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 3.75

    2. Target of 14.8 positive Reviews (74 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 4 Reviews ÷ 14.8 Target = 0.270

  • 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 Busy Bees in Rotherham?

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

Reviewer Connection to Busy Bees in Rotherham

  • Mother of Child
    3
  • Father of Child
    1

After looking around a few nurseries in the area, there was no comparison between the others and Busy Bees. Right from the first look around, the staff were friendly and welcoming and I felt confident my son would be well looked after. Even the management made me and my son feel valued and being a nervous parent returning to work, this really put my mind at ease.
My son loves his time at nursery and is always excited to tell me at the end of the day what wonderful things he has been doing. I love that the staff send me pictures of him whilst at nursery to the parentzone app and I can always see what he's been eating etc throughout the day on my phone.
I would definitely recommend Busy Bees to friends and family.

How likely would you be to recommend Busy Bees in Rotherham? 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

Staff are fab, built a great relationship with me and my child, since going to nursery for the last year my child has developed so much talking, social and in every way possible. He only goes 1 full day a week but we can see the benefit of this. Deciding to go to nursery was not made easy but it's the best thing we have done for his development and his independence and confidence. He's a polite individual who's learning new skills every time he attends nursery, we as parents are kept in the loop about his development and the online log is great to see his day. Thanks Busy Bees all of the team that work there.

How likely would you be to recommend Busy Bees in Rotherham? 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 son has been here since he was 1 years old. Now 3 and will stay here until we have to leave for school. I love how all the meals are prepared each day and some are foods I would've never thought to try at home. Everytime he has moved up into a new room I have never thought ready but the staff have always made transitions agreeable for both my son, new key worker and us has parents. We do travel some distance to come here and probably pass 20 or more other daycare/nurseries on the way but feel this is the right choice for us all. As do all we have parents evenings and staff follow the curriculum. Joined the 'parent zone' when there is an observation this liaises with the curriculum and handy to see what the expectations are been set by the government for their age. The office door is always open and everyone of the team from the management down to the cleaners are all very friendly and approachable. Very secure with fob access throughout.

How likely would you be to recommend Busy Bees in Rotherham? 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

Busy Bees has helped my daughter settle into the nursery with ease, they didn't rush our settling in which has made it easy for all of us, the staff in the baby room have been brilliant with my daughter and she enjoys going into nursery.

We have been supported by all the staff since joining.

How likely would you be to recommend Busy Bees in Rotherham? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Good

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Good

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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