Awesome Autumn! Autumn Nursery Open Days at Happy Days Nurseries

1 mins
Mar 21, 2024

When: 2 March 2024 between 10:00 – 13:00
Where: Click here to find your nearest Happy Days Nursery

Join us for an Awesome Autumn celebration showcasing our engaging curriculum activities with an exciting autumn twist!

What to Expect:

  • Let’s Grow: Get messy and explore the wonders of nature with autumn-themed planting and sensory activities.
  • Wanderlust: Embark on a mini-adventure filled with autumn leaves, scavenger hunts, and outdoor exploration.
  • Yoga : Stretch, breathe, and move your body like playful autumn animals in our fun yoga session.
  • Sing and Sign: Sing along to catchy songs with autumn signs, perfect for early communication and development.
  • Let’s Move: Get active with our autumn obstacle course and playful movement activities.

Benefits of Our Curriculum:

  • Engages young minds and bodies through interactive, hands-on learning.
  • Promotes social interaction and teamwork in a fun, autumnal setting.
  • Sparks creativity and imagination with stimulating activities.
  • Nurtures a love for learning through play and exploration.

This Open House is perfect for families who:

  • Want to see our curriculum brought to life with an autumn theme.
  • Seek a stimulating and active learning environment for their child.
  • Value the importance of play-based learning for early development.

Join us for a day of autumnal fun and discovery!

No need to book, please drop in! 

Where: Find your nearest Happy Days Nursery
Call: 0800 783 3431
Email: enquiries@happydaysnurseries.com

It’s More Than Just Play! Summer Nursery Open Days at Happy Days Nurseries

1 mins
Mar 06, 2024

When: 22 June 2024 between 10:00 – 13:00
Where: Click here to find your nearest Happy Days Nursery

Is play just fun and games? Not quite!  Join us for our exciting Open Day and discover how play is at the heart of our innovative “Where Children Shine” early years curriculum.

What to expect:

Interactive activities for children to explore and learn through play.

Learn from our experienced nursery team about the benefits of play-based learning.

See firsthand how our curriculum fosters a love of learning in a nurturing environment.

Gain valuable insights on how play sets the stage for an exceptional start in life for your child, where they a small 12 week baby through to a 4 year nearing school.

Benefits of Play-Based Learning:
Strong and Confident Communicator: Develops cognitive skills, creativity, and problem-solving abilities.
Resilient and Motivated Individual: Promotes social and emotional well-being.
Healthy Independent Explorer: Enhances physical development and coordination.
Inquisitive and Ambitious Thinker: Fosters a love of learning that lasts a lifetime.

This Open Day is perfect for families who:

  • Want to see a high-quality early learning program in action.
  • Believe in the importance of play for their child’s development.
  • Are interested in enrolling their child in a stimulating and nurturing environment.
  • Don’t miss out on this opportunity to discover the power of play!

It is also the perfect time for any new parents looking to secure a place for September 2024, to come and view their nurseries and learn more about the new government funded hours for working parents. Our friendly colleagues will be on hand to answer any questions about funding from how to access it, to the impact on fees.

No need to book, please drop in! 

Where: Find your nearest Happy Days Nursery
Call: 0800 783 3431
Email: enquiries@happydaysnurseries.com

We are Recruiting! Join us at Salisbury Happy Days to discuss career opportunities at our nursery.

A career in childcare empowers you to inspire a generation of children, who will shape the world’s future. What other industry sees you becoming a train driver, doctor, astronaut, rocket, and gardener in one day?

Come along to this informal recruitment event, meet the Nursery Team, and discuss the current vacancies at Happy Days Nursery.

Inspire their future, inspire your future, with a career in childcare.

📍 Where: Rhodes Moorhouse Way, Longhedge Village, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP4 6SA
☎ Call: 01722 510009
📩 Email: salisbury@happydaysnurseries.com

 

We are Recruiting! Join us for our Recruitment Event to discuss career opportunities in Happy Days Salisbury.
 
When: Monday 26 February 5pm-7pm
Where: Happy Days Nursery & Pre-School, Salisbury
 
A career in childcare empowers you to inspire a generation of children, who will shape the world’s future. What other industry sees you becoming a train driver, doctor, astronaut, rocket, and gardener in one day?
 
Come along to our informal drop in event, meet the Nursery Team, and discuss the current vacancies at Happy Days.
 
Inspire their future, inspire your future, with a career in childcare.
 
📍 Where: Happy Days Nursery, Rhodes Moorhouse Way, Longhedge Village, Salisbury, SP4 6SA
☎ Call: 01722 510 009
📩 Email: salisbury@happydaysnurseries.com

Happy Days Nursery Salisbury Celebrates 1st Birthday!

1 mins
Jan 25, 2024

Happy Days Nursery and Pre-School, Longhedge is celebrating a significant milestone as it commemorates its first year of operation. The occasion was marked with a cheerful event attended by The Right Worshipful the Mayor of the City of Salisbury, Councillor Atiqul Hoque, existing parents, new parents, representatives from the Local Authority and Uplands building contractors, creating an atmosphere of celebration and community spirit.

The event had a theme of celebrating the growth of the nursery, which had completed its first year of operation. Guests were invited to tour the nursery, and Mayor Atiqul Hoque was among them. The mayor praised the nursery team for their dedication and hard work in providing a nurturing environment for the children.

Existing parents, some of whom have been with the nursery since it opened in January 2023, shared their positive experiences. One parent, expressed, “Happy Days Nursery has truly become a second home for our child. The caring staff and engaging curriculum activities have made a significant impact on our child’s development.”

New parents, eager to be a part of the Happy Days family, were welcomed to the event too. They had the opportunity to tour the purpose-built nursery, meet the practitioners, and learn more about the nursery’s mission, vision, and approach to early childhood education.

The event concluded with a heartfelt thank you from the nursery’s manager, Julia Gale, who expressed gratitude for the support received from both the Salisbury community and local authority. Julia said, “We are thrilled to have completed our first year, and we look forward to many more years of fostering a love for learning and providing a safe and nurturing environment for the children of Salisbury.”

The birthday celebration of Happy Days Nursery was not only a significant achievement for the nursery but also a proof of the strong sense of community that has developed among parents, early years practitioners, and Local Authority. As Happy Days Nursery enters its second year at Longhedge, the team looks forward to pursuing its mission of nurturing every child to become a lifelong learner and to enable their future success.

It’s Time! Spring Nursery Open Days at Happy Days Nurseries

1 mins
Dec 05, 2023

Happy Days Nurseries opened their doors for their It’s Time Open Day on March 2nd, celebrating British Science Week and raising funds for Children’s Hospice South West

The open day included a host of science, technology, engineering and maths activities around the theme of ‘Time’. It was the 30th Anniversary of British Science Week and they were celebrating this milestone thinking about looking to the future!

Friends & Family Open Day

1 mins
Sep 30, 2023

In recognition of Friendship Month our nurseries held community events, celebrating what friendship brings to all our lives every day!

Along with fun and interactive activities for the whole family to enjoy, attendees could meet our nursery teams, have a tour of the fantastic facilities, and have a family portrait taken, just in time for Christmas.

We also held two exclusive offers – Enrol on the day and pay no registration fees, and Recommend a friend for our existing families, who could receive up to £200 off childcare fees!

Let’s Get Active Open Day

1 mins
Jul 01, 2023

Families joined us for a host of fun sporty activities for all ages!

Children collected a passport, obtained a stamp for each activity they participated in and received a goody bag at the end.

Plus, everyone that attended our open day were entered into our Free Prize Draw to win a hamper full of family sports equipment worth over £200!

Salisbury Mayor Officially opens Longhedge Happy Days Nursery

1 mins
Jan 27, 2023

Happy Days Nursery and Pre-School, Salisbury celebrated on the 20th of January 2023, after officially opening its doors to children and families at the start of the year.

Following the delayed opening due to the COVID pandemic, the nursery is now complete and boasts a high end provision for children and colleagues to thrive. The purpose built and modern nursery provides childcare for babies, toddlers, and pre-school children, aged 0-5 years. The nursery is located in the new Longhedge Village, just on the outskirts of Salisbury, ideally located just minutes off the A345, which connects Salisbury to Amesbury and the A303. The nursery has parking bays located directly outside for ease of drop off and pick up. It offers full time and part-time care from 7:30 am – 6.00 pm and is registered for 81 children.

The event which took place on the 20th of January was attended by the Mayor of Salisbury, Tom Corbin, Mark Beadle, Happy Days Nurseries Chairman, Kim Herbert, Happy Days Nurseries MD, Nicola Reay, Nursery Manager at Happy Days Nursery Salisbury, and several other special guests including nursery children, parents, staff, local businesses, and services. The opening was officially declared by Tom Corbin who cut the ribbon, to mark this celebration.

Mayor of Salisbury, Tom Corbin commented: “It gave me great pleasure to meet all the people who have been involved in the creation and build of Happy Days Nursery and Preschool at Longhedge and to meet the staff who I know will make this a wonderful and welcoming learning space for countless generations to come and I wish them every success.”

Commenting on the new nursery and the official opening event, Kim Herbert said:

“We are so pleased to have opened our nursery at Longhedge Village, and really look forward to supporting the wider community. We are very pleased to have worked alongside the Wiltshire Early Years team to be part of the development at Longhedge and we are thrilled to be offering as many children as possible the very best start in life. “

Happy Days Brand New Nursery Arrives at Longhedge, Salisbury

1 mins
Nov 07, 2022

Happy Days Day Nurseries are delighted to announce the opening of their brand new nursery, their first Wiltshire setting in Longhedge, Salisbury. The purpose-built nursery will be an 81-place setting on Rhodes Moorhouse Way, Longhedge, Salisbury and is due to open in January 2023.

Conveniently located within easy access to the A345 and A338, families will be able to access high quality childcare where every child is nurtured to become a learner for life, enabling their future success. With four rooms tailored for each age group and access to Happy Days ambitious, broad and balanced Early Years Curriculum titled “Where Children Shine” children will have the opportunity to learn, explore and discover, whilst attending this new Happy Days Nursery. A proven high-quality childcare provider with 100% of Happy Days nurseries rated Good or Outstanding by Ofsted, this is an exciting development for the local community.

Kim Herbert, Managing Director said We are thrilled that we are now able to bring the Happy Days experience to families in Salisbury. As well as creating more childcare places to meet the demands of the community, this new setting will also create new job roles in the area, allowing passionate early years practitioners to join our growing family. This is the first new opening following our investment from Zetland, and we look forward to many more as we roll out our ambitious growth strategy over the next five years.” 

Following the success of the first nursery open event last week, families a being encouraged to secure their place as soon as possible. To book your personal tour, call the nursery on 01722 510009, email salisbury@happydaysnurseries.com