Little Faces Childcare

Pontlands Park, West Hanningfield Road, Great Baddow, Chelmsford CM2 8HR

Little Faces Childcare, Chelmsford, Essex
Little Faces Childcare, Chelmsford, Essex
Little Faces Childcare, Chelmsford, Essex

Little Faces opened at Pontlands Park in January 2013.

Consistently rated 'Good' by Ofsted, May 2013, August 2017.

All staff paediatric First Aid Trained - achieved Millies Mark Award January 2017.

Experience and knowledge Special Needs Trained staff - Autism Friendly Award 2015.

Term Time Only & All Year Round places offered.

Funded places for 2, 3 & 4-year-olds.

Owner: Jane Deighton

Person in charge: Nicola Wall (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Essex County Council

Number of Staff: 18

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

Total Places for Children: 62

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

Opening Days: Mon-Fri

Opening Hours: 0730-1800

When Closed: Bank Holidays & 1 week at Christmas


Located in the beautiful tranquil grounds of Pontlands Park, Great Baddow, Chelmsford. Follow the driveway through to the overflow car park, where Little Faces is located.


Visits welcome - booking recommended to ensure the Manager is free to show you around and answer all your questions.


Ample parking on site, with no through traffic.


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Awards / Recognitions

January 2017

Millies Mark Award

Recipient: Little Faces Childcare

Date: Friday 27 Jan 2017

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March 2016

Autism Friendly Award

Recipient: Little Faces Childcare

Date: Tuesday 01 Mar 2016

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Staff Profiles

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Jane Deighton

Job Title: Director

Joined: 1999


Jane has been working with children for many years, including being a childrens fitness (FitKids) instructor to supporting children with additional needs in secondary school.
Jane leads a strong team of highly qualified, professional and very caring staff - they are all valued which is reflected in the 'family feel' of the nursery.
Jane has 3 adult children and 3 grandchildren. She has extensive knowledge and first hand experience of Special Educational needs.

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Daniella du Preez

Job Title: Deputy Manager/SENCO

Joined: 2013


Daniella is Janes daughter and has been working in the industry since leaving school. She is a mother to 3 children (currently cooking #4).
Daniella has extensive knowledge with Special Educational Needs and is a Level 3 qualified SENCO and also our Autism Lead (Level 2).

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Nicola Wall

Job Title: Manager

Joined: 2013


Nicky has been with Little Faces since it opened. She has been working with children for over 20 years.
Nicky has a passion for childcare that is second to none.