Vantage Park Day Nursery

9 Vantage Park, Washingley Road, Huntingdon PE29 6SR

Vantage Park Day Nursery, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Park Day Nursery, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Park Day Nursery, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Vantage Park Day Nursery in Huntingdon opened on 5 December 2016.

The nursery is purpose-built and is conveniently located in Huntingdon. It is equipped to an exceptionally high standard and enjoys bright, modern open spaces. There is also plenty of landscaped garden space and the nursery embraces the forest school approach to outdoor learning.

The nursery is operated by experienced, Cambridgeshire based Wigwam Nurseries Ltd.

Person in charge: Jodie Newland (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Cambridgeshire County Council

Number of Staff: 12

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

Total Places for Children: 48

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

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0800-1800

When Closed: Bank Holidays

Vacancies

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Reviews

9.9 Vantage Park Day Nursery has a Review Score of 9.9 (9.931)

The Review Score of 9.9 (maximum of 10) for Vantage Park Day Nursery 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 12 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for Vantage Park Day Nursery in Google's Search Results - more info

  • b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 5 out of 5 from 12 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 4.931 for Vantage Park Day Nursery is calculated as follows: ( (134 Excellents x 5) + (10 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 144 Ratings = 4.931

  • 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 5 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for Vantage Park Day Nursery is based on 12 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:

    1. 3 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 + 0.25 = 4

    2. Target of 9.6 positive Reviews (48 registered maximum number of service users ÷ 5). 12 Reviews ÷ 9.6 Target Reached = 1

  • 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
    11
  • Good
    1
  • Satisfactory
    0
  • Poor
    0
  • Very Poor
    0
  • Don't Know
    0

How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery?

  • Extremely LIKELY
    12
  • Likely
    0
  • Don't know
    0
  • Neither Unlikely or Likely
    0
  • Unlikely
    0
  • Extremely UNLIKELY
    0

Reviewer Connection to Vantage Park Day Nursery

  • Mother of Child
    11
  • Father of Child
    1

The staff and facilities at Vantage Park Nursery are incredible, our daughter absolutely loves going to the nursery and loves all of the staff. From day one we have been made to feel incredibly at ease and confident that our daughter will be well cared for and given so many wonderful opportunities while she is there. We couldn't recommend the nursery enough.

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? 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

Amazing nursery. The members of staff are all lovely. My little girl has learnt so much and come along way since joining in April 2017. Food is incredible. Really good facilities. Very clean and tidy overall really good.

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.9 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: Good

We have had a long time in a nursery that made me feel worried and scared for my child's safety and health. She has now been at vantage day park nursery for 2 weeks and I can honestly say what a difference it has made. I feel happy and confident to leave her in the care of the staff, they are all extremely good at what they do, her development in such a short time has been amazing, her behaviour and her moods have completely changed and I now love picking her up to see her so happy. Thank you for making me one happy mummy and for your continued care for my child, I would highly recommend you to anyone who is looking for an outstanding setting, there is no comparable in my mind.

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.8 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Excellent

Learning: Excellent

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Good

Management: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Such a great nursery with excellent facilities and staff.
I was dreading leaving my little one to go back to work but after only a couple of settling in sessions, I was completely put at ease. The staff are so friendly and have made us feel very comfortable.
My son attends 3 days a week and has a great time.
When I pick him up he is all smiles and I love hearing all about his day from the staff.
Very impressed with this nursery.

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? 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 attends Vantage Park 3 full days a week and absolutely loves it. She hasn't been to a nursery setting before and so I was anxious to how she and I would cope! But my daughter and I were made to feel very comfortable from the first session and she has enjoyed every day immensely ever since she started. She waves as I drive up to the building as she knows where she is going! Fantastic place.

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? 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

A lovely, friendly nursery. All staff are friendly, efficient and helpful, the learning environment is fantastic and my twin boys love their time spent here. The outdoor learning area is great and therefore I highly recommend this nursery.

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? 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

It is a lovely place with friendly staff. Very clean and well maintained. They have a lovely outdoor play area and lots of fun activities for kids. Great learning and development for little ones both my girls love it.

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? Extremely Likely

Average Rating: 

 4.4 out of 5

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities / Outside Space: Good

Learning: Good

Resources / Equipment / ICT: Excellent

Care: Excellent

Activities: Good

Staff: Excellent

Food / Nutrition: Good

Management: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Safeguarding: Good

Value for Money: Good

We moved to the area in November and looked at transferring our son from his previous nursery. We came to look around before the nursery opened and was blown away by the facilities. He had a couple of settling in sessions which went really well, it was like he had been there for ages. The staff are really friendly and helped both him and us with the settling in period.
The facilities are great, I have never seen such a variety of toys and activities and I like the fact that all of the rooms have similar toys so that everyone gets an opportunity. The outside facilities look great and I am sure our son and the other children will love it when it gets to spring/summer when they can spend more time out there.

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? 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 recently transferred from another nursery to Vantage Park because it is closer to my work and far more convenient for drop off and pick up.
The staff have made his transition really easy and he really enjoys going to "new nursery".
The facilities are fantastic, he cannot wait until he is old enough to have a go on the real woodwork bench!

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? 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 attended the nursery since Dec 2016 when it first opened and has settled in great. The nursery has amazing facilities, the staff are all really friendly and interactive with the children and parents. My son has so much creative fun he never wants to leave :-). The level of information I receive is very impressive and something I was not accustomed to with our previous nursery. The nursery is very well presented and clean, also they have their own cook on-site so the food is all freshly prepared. I would highly recommend Vantage Park as an outstanding nursery.

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? 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 2 year old loves going to this nursery. She has settled in really well and we have never had any issues when leaving her even though she only attends one day a week. I am confident she is safe and well looked after and is also learning whiskey she is here.
It's a lovely setting, with a good selection of equipment and activities and lots of room for the children to play. The nursery is clearly run very well. It is a clean and safe environment. The staff are always happy, polite and knowledgeable. Communication is excellent with good detail of feedback on collection and a weekly email detailing the activities for the week ahead and giving you ideas of things to do at home with them.
We were so pleased with all the Christmas crafts she had made and brought home for us.
I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery to anyone looking for quality childcare.

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? 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 started at this nursery when it first opened in December 2016. It is so spacious and every piece of equipment is so well built and educational. He has so many different activities and resources available to him every day that he never wants to leave. They offer woodwork lessons in the pre-school room, which is an amazing facility and something I've never seen at any other nursery before. The outdoor areas are fantastic all year round. The experience is very personal and you really get to know the ladies so well. They will listen to any concerns and worries you may have and if you feel you need things catered slightly differently for your child they will ensure they do so. I have been to many nurseries that just didn't feel right, however here you know the ladies love what they do and genuinely have love for children which makes me happy as I know it's a home from home for my son and he will have all the comfort he needs.
Highly recommend this nursery. You won't be disappointed.

How likely would you be to recommend Vantage Park Day Nursery? 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

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