GROW LEARN PLAY PROJECT CIC T/as east street early years

what we do

We're an Early years setting in Banbury, offering stimulating, educational and engaging childcare all year round. We offer nursery places in our two designated rooms 0-3 years and 3 years + up to school age, and for our summer holiday playscheme for children aged 5-11 years. Natural play based environment following the Curiosity approach. we believe in allowing children to lead their own development using real life objects in a nurturing home from home environment.
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Early Years care and education

We provide a safe, secure and nurturing environment for children aged 3 months to 5 years in our early years setting.

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Forest school

Our forest school offers our early years children the opportunity to learn and develop confidence in a natural outdoor environment.

Community groups

Baby Group Messy play

BOOK A VISIT TODAY

Come along for a show round and see our fantastic nursery email office@esey.uk 01295 257100

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Parent Information Booklet

Request a booklet to enable you to browse through and read more about how East Street Early Years Runs

email: office@esey.uk

Parent information book

About us

East Street Early Years setting in Banbury offering both early years provision for children aged 3 months - 5 years and a school holiday playscheme for children aged 5 - 11 years. We aim to provide a stimulating and nurturing environment for all children, whilst offering engaging learning opportunities that meet the needs of each individual child.
Children are encouraged to develop to their own full potential at their own pace.

Our aim is to offer excellent care and education in a fun, safe environment, taking into consideration the background and beliefs of all of our families. We are also specialise in providing inclusive care for children with special educational needs. Children are encouraged to develop to their own full potential and at their own pace with the support and care of our qualified and experienced staff. We encourage parents to be involved in their children’s learning, and our open door policy means you are welcome to come and visit at any time.

  • featuring a forest school, allotment, mud kitchen, giant sandpit, climbing frames and more!

  • to support children to learn and explore as they grow and develop

  • We are open from 8am - 6pm 51 weeks of the year, closing on Bank Holidays and for approximately one week over the Christmas period

  • "Staff nurture children especially well." "Babies and children develop extremely secure attachments to their key persons. Their emotional well-being is exceedingly strong." "Staff know their key children remarkably well. "

    View OFSTED Report 2019
    (As Grimsbury Family Association)

OUR TEAM

Theresa Baker

Managing Director
NVQ Level 5 Early Years Leadership and Management
Setting Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL)
SENCO training
First Aid at Work training
Level 3 supervising mental health Emotion coaching Level 3 early years and education Level 3 Playworker

Jemma Kerby

Educational Director
NVQ Level 5 Early Years Leadership and Management
Forest School Leader
SENCO training Level 3 supervising mental health Emotion coaching

Natasha Bibby

Early Years Practitioner
Level 3 Diploma in Childcare

Sarah Begum

Early Years Practitioner
Level 3 Diploma in Childcare

Donna Diggens

Early Years Practitioner
Level 3 Diploma in Childcare

Jamie-Lee Matthews

Early Years Practitioner
Level 3 Early Learning & Childcare

Finn McCarthy

Early Years Educator
Level 3 Early Years Educator

Kitty Phipps

Early Years Educator
Level 3 Early Years Educator

Sue Palmer

Early Years Practitioner
Level 3 Diploma in Early Years

Jade Eldridge

Early Years Practitioner
Level 3 Diploma in Childcare

Melissa Oliver

Early Years Practitioner
Level 3 Teaching Assistant Level 2 leaders award

Jackie Cunningham

Early Years Practitioner
Level 3 Teaching Assistant

Sam MacIver

Early Years Practitioner
Level 3 Diploma in Childcare

PARENT FEEDBACK

Don't take our word for it - hear what current parents and children have to say about East Street Early Years:

Register your child for an early years place, or join our summer holiday playscheme.